CoastWatch Events

CoastWatch intertidal field trip.  Photo by Alex Derr.
CoastWatch intertidal field trip. Photo by Alex Derr.
Dec
27

Winter Whale Watch Week

December 27, 2018 - December 31, 2018, Yachats

Grey whale in a kelp forest. | Photo courtesy of ACS

The Winter Whale Watch Week will take place from December 27-31 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. with volunteers stationed at the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center (2400 HWY-101, Yachats).

More information to come soon.

For any questions, contact Tara...

Feb
13

Common Murre Lecture

February 13, 2019, Cannon Beach

 Common Murres perching on the side of a rock.
Common Murres perching. | Photo by Heather Roskelley.

Join the Friends of Haystack Rock as they host the Library Lecture Series held on the second Wednesday of each month, November to May at 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the Cannon Beach Library (131 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach). These events are free...

Mar
13

Oregon's Black Oystercatchers Lecture

March 13, 2019, Cannon Beach

Black Oystercatcher. | Photo by Tim Melling

Join the Friends of Haystack Rock as they host the Library Lecture Series held on the second Wednesday of each month, November to May at 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. in the Cannon Beach Library (131 N Hemlock St, Cannon Beach). These events are free and open...

Past Events

May
4

Black Oystercatcher Survey Training

May 4, 2018, Cannon Beach

Black Oystercatcher.\Photo by Heather Roskelley.
Black Oystercatcher.\Photo by Heather Roskelley.

The annual volunteer survey of Black Oystercatchers is coming up.  A training for prospective volunteers is coming up Friday, May 4, 6 to 8:30 p.m., at Cannon Beach City Hall (163 E. Gower Ave.).

The long-running survey is a partnership among...

Apr
28

Annual Puffin Party

April 28, 2018, Bandon

Tufted Puffin. | Photo by Jacob Spendelow
Tufted Puffin. | Photo by Jacob Spendelow

Shoreline Education for Awareness (SEA) invites the public to join them for their Annual Puffin Party, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on April 28, at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint (on Beach Loop Rd. just south of its intersection with Face Rock Dr.) in...

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...