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

Apr
22

Oswald West Action Day

April 22, 2018, Arch Cape

The Portland Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation is hosting an Earth Day event featuring a little clean-up, a little surf and a lot of community fun. This action day provides an opportunity to give back to mother earth and the beaches we call home on the Oregon coast. 

The plan is to spend...

Apr
21

Snowy Plover Survey Training

April 21, 2018, Nehalem

 

 Snowy plover on the Clatsop Spit.\Photo by Molly Sultany.
Snowy plover on the Clatsop Spit.\Photo by Molly Sultany.
Those interested in helping to monitoring the coast’s snowy plover population during nesting season are invited to a training session on Saturday, April 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., in the meeting hall at Nehalem Bay State Park.  The park is...
Apr
21

SOLVE IT for Earth Day

April 21, 2018

As the number of people visiting and moving to our beautiful state continues to grow, it has become more important than ever to keep it clean and healthy. Join SOLVE and PG&E to make this Earth Day the largest ever, while picking up litter, removing invasive plants, and planting native trees...

Apr
20

Birding & Blues Festival

April 20, 2018 - April 22, 2018, Pacific City

Gulls & Pelicans. | Photo by Nick Johnson

The 14th annual Pacific City Birding and Blues Festival is from April 20-22. The festival will consist of three days of awesome blues music and birding! Birding and Blues is a nonprofit community festival whose mission is to provide a...

Apr
18

Godwit Days

April 18, 2018 - April 24, 2018, Arcata

Marbled godwit. | Photo by Sanjay Chikarmane

The annual spring migration birding festival features dozens of field trips, workshops, and speakers and the opportunity to see thousands of Marbled Godwits, large shorebirds with a long, slightly upturned bill, as they stopover on Humboldt Bay....

Apr
14

Science Fair/March for Science

April 14, 2018, Coos Bay

 

 Signs on display at last year's Coos Bay March for Science. (No photo credit.)
Signs on display at last year's Coos Bay March for Science. (No photo credit.)

CoastWatch will be tabling on the boardwalk in Coos Bay as part of the second annual Science Fair sponsored by COOS—Celebration of Oregon Science.  The fair kicks off at 12:15 p.m., immediately after the March...