Featured Events

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

Sep
23

CoastWatch Fall Challenge

September 23, 2022 - October 2, 2022

 

 

Tidepool observation.\Photo courtesy of ODFW.
Tidepool observation.\Photo courtesy of ODFW.

The CoastWatch Fall Challenge is 10-day event, Sept. 23-Oct. 2, during which CoastWatch volunteers (and anyone else who would like to participate) are invited to observe, record, and upload photos of shoreline flora and fauna. 

Observations are...

Oct
6

Sand Seminar

October 6, 2022

Sand from three beaches. /Photo by Marty Guiles
Sand from three beaches. /Photo by Marty Guiles

Nothing could be more fundamental to the Oregon coast and its public beaches than sand.  We may love the feel of sand between our toes, and we may worry about sand if it seems to be eroding away, but we tend not to think about the substance...

Oct
19

Marine Debris Survey Training

October 19, 2022, Hammond

 

Marine debris survey in action.
Marine debris survey in action.\Photo by Dennis White.

More volunteers are always needed for the marine debris survey managed by CoastWatch.  People on the north coast have a monthly opportunity to participate in a survey, to see whether it is for you, and to get training if interested.

One...

Nov
16

Marine Debris Survey Training

November 16, 2022, Hammond

 

 

Marine debris surveyors at work.
Marine debris surveyors at work.\Photo by Ed Joyce.

More volunteers are always needed for the marine debris survey managed by CoastWatch.  Those on the north coast have a monthly opportunity to participate in a survey, to see whether it is for you, and to get training if interested.

One of...

Dec
14

Marine Debris Survey Training

December 14, 2022, Hammond

 

 

Marine debris collected at Fort Stevens.

More volunteers are always needed for the marine debris survey managed by CoastWatch.  Those on the north coast have a monthly opportunity to participate in a survey, to see whether it is for you, and to get training if interested.

One of the locations at which CoastWatch conducts our marine...