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
24

Hearing on Geologic Permit

September 24, 2018, Newport

Preparation of proposed development site taking place on Newport's Spring St.\Photo by Elaine Karnes.
Preparation of proposed development site taking place on Newport's Spring St.\Photo by Elaine Karnes.

The regular meeting of the Newport Planning Commission, coming up on Monday, Sept. 2, 7 p.m.at the Newport City Hall (169 S.W. Hwy 101), includes one item of great interest to Oregon Shores...

Sep
28

Marine Debris Monitoring Survey

September 28, 2018, Florence

The beach at Muriel O. Ponsler wayside.\Photo by George Mazeika.
The beach at Muriel O. Ponsler wayside.\Photo by George Mazeika.

After a hiatus, the monthly marine debris survey has resumed at Muriel O. Ponsler State Scenic Viewpoint, between Florence and Yachats.  Meet at the viewpoint parking lot at 9 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 28, to start the...

Dec
14

King Tide Preview Presentations

December 14, 2018, Newport

Newport's Nye Beach during a king tide.\Photo courtesy of ORKingTide.
Newport's Nye Beach during a king tide.\Photo courtesy of ORKingTide.

Mark your calendar for the kick-off to this year’s King Tide Project, through which volunteer photographers document the reach of the highest tides of the year as a preview of sea level rise with climate change.  The...

Dec
21

King Tide Project, First Series

December 21, 2018 - December 23, 2018

 Lost Creek State Recreation Site at a king tide.\Photo by Cathy Avilez.
Lost Creek State Recreation Site at a king tide.\Photo by Cathy Avilez.

Dates have been selected for next winter’s King Tide Project, through which volunteer photographers document the highest tides of the year.  The first round of the 2018-2019 King Tide Project will take place December...

Jan
19

King Tide Project, Second Series

January 19, 2019 - January 21, 2019

 King tide at Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge.\Photo by Walter Duvall.
King tide at Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge.\Photo by Walter Duvall.

Dates have been selected for next winter’s King Tide Project, through which volunteer photographers document the highest tides of the year.  The second round of the 2018-2019 King Tide Project will take place January...

Feb
18

King Tide Project, Third Series

February 18, 2019 - February 20, 2019

Pirate Cove (Depoe Bay) during a king tide.\Photo by Bob Loewen.
Pirate Cove (Depoe Bay) during a king tide.\Photo by Bob Loewen.

Dates have been selected for next winter’s King Tide Project, through which volunteer photographers document the highest tides of the year.  The third and final round of the 2018-2019 King Tide Project will take place February...