Featured Events

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

Jan
19

King Tide Wrap-Up Party

January 19, 2018, Newport

Geologist Nick Cohn sampling the wind at South Beach.
Geologist Nick Cohn sampling the wind at South Beach.

We’re celebrating the conclusion of the 2017-2018 King Tide Project with a party at the Rogue Brewery’s South Beach location (2320 S.E. Marine Science Dr. in Newport).  We’ll furnish the finger food—drinks and meals available no host...

Jan
29

Guided Walk/CoastWatch Clinic

January 29, 2018, Lincoln City

Roads End beach.\Photo by Kirt Edblom.
Roads End beach.\Photo by Kirt Edblom.

Volunteer Coordinator Fawn Custer is taking advantage of a minus-1.18-foot tide to offer an opportunity to explore the tidepools at the northern end of the Roads End beach.  This guided walk will double as a “CoastWatch Clinic” during which Fawn will...

Jan
30

Guided Walk/CoastWatch Clinic

January 30, 2018, Otter Rock

Otter Rock at low tide.\Photo by Cathy Tronquet.
Otter Rock at low tide.\Photo by Cathy Tronquet.

CoastWatch Volunteer Coordinator Fawn Custer will lead a guided tidepool walk on an excellent minus-1.88-ft. tide.  Meet her at 3 p.m. at the Northwest parking lot at Otter Rock.  The group will then venture down the beach on the north side of...

Feb
5

King Tide Wrap-Up Party

February 5, 2018, Coos Bay

King Tide swamps railroad tracks in Coos Bay.\Photo by Robert More.
King Tide swamps railroad tracks in Coos Bay.\Photo by Robert More.

We’re celebrating the conclusion of the 2017-2018 King Tide Project with a party on Monday, Feb. 5, beginning at 6 p.m. at the 7 Devils Brewing Co. in Coos Bay.  We’ll furnish the finger food—drinks and meals available no...

Feb
10

Lecture on Sea Otter Prospects

February 10, 2018, Yachats

Sea otter feeding.\Photo by Arenkert.
Sea otter feeding.\Photo by Arenkert.

Bob Bailey will speak on “Ghosts in the Kelp:  Sea Otters in Oregon” on Saturday, Feb. 10, 1 p.m. in the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center (2400 Hwy 101, about three miles south of Yachats).  The event, part of the winter Cape Perpetua Speaker Series, is free...