CoastWatch Events

CoastWatch intertidal field trip.  Photo by Alex Derr.
CoastWatch intertidal field trip. Photo by Alex Derr.
Dec
9

King Tides Presentation

December 9, 2020

Haystack Rock and Cannon Beach during a king tide.\Photo by Briana Goodwin, with flight support by Lighthawk.

The King Tides Project will be featured in the Dec. 9 online talk that is part of the World of Haystack Rock lecture series sponsored by the Friends of Haystack Rock.  Speaking will...

Past Events

Jun
3

Seabird Survey Training

June 3, 2018, Cannon Beach

Tufted Puffins nesting on Haystack Rock.\Photo by Michael Coe.
Tufted Puffins nesting on Haystack Rock.\Photo by Michael Coe.

If you like to watch birds and care about their welfare, here’s a chance to study seabirds and contribute to science.  Volunteers are needed to monitor seabird nesting colonies near the Cape Falcon Marine Reserve and Haystack...

Jun
1

Seabird Survey Training

June 1, 2018, Yachats

Sea Lion Caves, a site where seabird surveying will take place.\Photo by Alex Derr.
Sea Lion Caves, a site where seabird surveying will take place.\Photo by Alex Derr.

If you like to watch birds and care about their welfare, here’s a chance to study seabirds and contribute to science.  Volunteers are needed to monitor seabird nesting colonies near the Cape Perpetua Marine...

May
19

Tidepools Walk

May 19, 2018, Charleston

Sea star and anemones\Photo by Victoria Tierney.
Sea star and anemones. | Photo by Victoria Tierney.

The South Coast Striders host a tidepool walk on Saturday, May 19, at 9:30 a.m at Cape Arago State Park south of Charleston. They are taking advantage of a -1.4 foot tide, so you will be able to explore more of the tidepools found there and...

May
19

Discover Oceanside Tidepools

May 19, 2018, Tillamook

Sea stars at Cannon Beach. | Photo by Peterson Photography

What amazing creatures are lurking at the water’s edge? Visit Oceanside for this event, and you will see.

Friends of Netarts Bay WEBS staff and volunteers will be onsite in the tide pools helping visitors understand what is living...

May
19

Brown Pelican Survey

May 19, 2018

Brown Pelicans.\Photo by Roy Lowe.
Brown Pelicans.\Photo by Roy Lowe.

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is teaming with various partners along the West Coast—here in Oregon, it’s Portland Audubon—to conduct the semi-annual Brown Pelican Survey.  The first of this year’s surveys takes place May 19 (the second will be Sept....