CoastWatch Events

CoastWatch intertidal field trip.  Photo by Alex Derr.
CoastWatch intertidal field trip. Photo by Alex Derr.
Jun
19

Benefit Art Show

June 19, 2019 - June 23, 2019, Portland

 "Short Sands," a painting by Judy Shaw that is featured in the Coastal Watchers show.
"Short Sands," a painting by Judy Shaw that is featured in the Coastal Watchers show.

A special benefit art show, “The Coastal Watchers,” is running through June 23 at the Elizabeth Jones Art Center (515 N.W. 14th St.) in Portland.  The gallery is open Wednesday-Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

The...

Jul
6

BioBlitz at Cape Falcon

July 6, 2019, Manzanita

As part of this summer’s series of “BioBlitz” events, a number of local organizations have banded together to sponsor a BioBlitz at the Cape Falcon Marine Reserve.  Participants will meet a 9 a.m. for a one-mile walk on Neahkahnie Beach, at the north...

Jul
6

BioBlitz at Cape Perpetua

July 6, 2019, Yachats

 View of Cape Perpetua from the Visitors > Center.\Photo by Kirt Edblom.
View of Cape Perpetua from the Visitors > Center.\Photo by Kirt Edblom.

As part of a series of “bioblitzes” being held this spring and summer at Oregon’s marine reserves, a bioblitz is planned for Cape Perpetua for Saturday, July 6, beginning at 9:30 a.m.  Lead organizer is the Cape...

Jul
22

Marbled Murrelet Survey

July 22, 2019, Yachats

Marbled Murrelet.\Photo courtesy of Cape Perpetua Area Collaborative.

This annual event (14 years now) starts with an evening program at the Yachats Commons (441 Hwy 101) on Monday, July 22, 6:30 p.m., about Marbled Murrelet biology and conservation, followed by an on-the-ground survey the...

Jul
29

Marbled Murrelet Survey

July 29, 2019, Yachats

Marbled Murrelet at sea.\Photo by Roy Lowe.

This summer's second round of this annual event (14 years now) starts with an evening program at the Yachats Commons (441 Hwy 101) on Monday, July 29, 6:30 p.m., about Marbled Murrelet biology and conservation, followed by an on-the-ground survey...

Past Events

Jan
19

Sunset Bay to Cape Arago Hike

January 19, 2019, Coos Bay

Sunset Bay (to the right) and Gregory Point.\Photo by Alex Derr.
Sunset Bay (to the right) and Gregory Point. | Photo by Alex Derr.

Join the South Coast Striders for a great hike from Sunset Bay to Arago Park on January 19, starting at 9 a.m. They will start at the Sunset Bay Day Use Area (89814 Cape Arago Hwy, Coos Bay), and follow the trail to the...

Jan
12

Citizen Science Surveys- Cascade Head Marine Reserve

January 12, 2019, Lincoln City

Thanks to our precarious weather here on the coast, I’ve had to wait until I was able to get the 7 day forecast.  Looks like we are going to have a clear day!  Considering yesterday we had hail, rain, snow and wild winds, I have my fingers crossed for next Saturday, January 12.

Cascade...

Jan
12

Citizen Science Surveys- Otter Rock Marine Reserve

January 12, 2019, Otter Rock

Thanks to our precarious weather here on the coast, I’ve had to wait until I was able to get the 7 day forecast.  Looks like we are going to have a clear day!  Considering yesterday we had hail, rain, snow and wild winds, I have my fingers crossed for next Saturday, January 12.

Otter Rock 9am...