Featured Events

Events sponsored or engaged in by Oregon Shores. The Full Coastal Calendar includes these along with relevant events sponsored by other organizations.

May
29

Tidepool Clinic

May 29, 2017, Lincoln City

 Tidepool life. Photo by Steve Rawley.
Tidepool life. Photo by Steve Rawley.

Join Fawn Custer, CoastWatch’s volunteer coordinator, for a “tidepool clinic” in Lincoln City on Monday, May 29, beginning at 10:00 a.m.  The free event is open to all.  CoastWatch is joining forces with the Lincoln City Visitor & Convention Bureau to...

May
30

Cannon Beach CoastWatch Clinic

May 30, 2017, Cannon Beach

 Fawn Custer leading a CoastWatch Clinic\Photo by Alex Derr.
Fawn Custer leading a CoastWatch Clinic\Photo by Alex Derr.

Fawn Custer, CoastWatch’s volunteer coordinator, will lead a basic CoastWatch Clinic at Chapman Beach, at the north end of Cannon Beach, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m on May 30.  To meet up, go west on W. 7th, north on N. Laurel, west on W....

Jun
7

Beach Bill Celebration Beachwalk

June 7, 2017, Newport, OR

Nye Beach Turnaround, where the beachwalk will start. Photo by Cathy Tronquet.
Nye Beach Turnaround, where the beachwalk will start. Photo by Cathy Tronquet.

We’re in the midst of celebrating the 50th anniversary year of the Oregon Beach Bill, which gave us our public shoreline and made a program like CoastWatch possible.  The anniversary of the bill’s passage by the...

Jun
8

World Oceans Day Beachwalk

June 8, 2017

The shoreline at Muriel Ponsler Wayside. Photo courtesy of OPRD.
The shoreline at Muriel Ponsler Wayside. Photo courtesy of OPRD.

This is World Oceans Day, and CoastWatch is joining the international celebration by hosting a special beachwalk and marine debris cleanup.  CoastWatch Volunteer Coordinator Fawn Custer will meet all comers (everyone is...

Jun
11

Tidepool Clinic

June 11, 2017, Lincoln City

Fawn Custer conducting a sea star survey, with volunteer Jessica Waddell. Photo by Karen Heere.
Fawn Custer conducting a sea star survey, with volunteer Jessica Waddell. Photo by Karen Heere.

Join Fawn Custer, CoastWatch’s volunteer coordinator, for a “tidepool clinic” in Lincoln City on Sunday, June 11, beginning at 8:30 a.m.  The free event is open to all.  CoastWatch is joining...

Jun
13

Tidepool Clinic

June 13, 2017, Lincoln City

 Ochre sea stars. Photo by Sonja Peterson.
Ochre sea stars. Photo by Sonja Peterson.

Join CoastWatch for a “tidepool clinic” in Lincoln City on Tuesday, June 13, beginning at 10:00 a.m.  The free event is open to all.  CoastWatch is joining forces with the Lincoln City Visitor & Convention Bureau to sponsor a series of tidepool...