Featured Events

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

Dec
10

South Coast Community Science Event

December 10, 2022, Gold Beach

King tide at Bandon's Coquille Point.\Photo by Rick Poecker.

On Satuday, Dec. 10, from 5-7 p.m., CoastWatch will be cohosting the second King Tides Project event of the season. This event will take place at the Pacific Reef Hotel (29362 Ellensburg Ave. in Gold Beach) in the conference room,...

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...

Dec
22

King Tides Project--Second Series

December 22, 2022 - December 24, 2022

 

King tide at Peter Iredale wreck in Clatsop County.
King tide at Peter Iredale wreck in Clatsop County.\Photo courtesy of ORKingTides.

The second round of this winter’s King Tides Project takes place Dec. 22-24, with the second set of high tides on which this citizen science effort will focus. 

Through the King Tides Project, volunteer...

Dec
22

King Tides December Kickoff

December 22, 2022, Astoria

King tides at the Siuslaw North Jetty
King tides at the Siuslaw North Jetty

The King Tides project is a community science effort that recruits volunteers to take photographs that depict the highest reach of the highest tides of the year. Documenting current vulnerabilities to flooding can provide a preview of what could be...

Dec
22

King Tides Kickoff Event

December 22, 2022, Astoria


Youngs Bay during a king tide.
Youngs Bay near Astoria during a king tide.\Photo by John Bauer.

On Thursday, Dec. 22, CoastWatch and the Oregon Coastal Management Program are hosting a King Tides kickoff event for the second round of this winter’s project, which occurs during the Dec. 22-24 high tide sequence. The event,...

Jan
20

King Tides Project---Third Series

January 20, 2023

 

King tide south of Cape Sebastian.
King tide south of Cape Sebastian.

The final round of this winter’s King Tides Project takes place Jan. 20-22, 2023, with the third set of high tides on which this citizen science effort will focus this winter. 

Through the King Tides Project, volunteer photographers document the reach of...