Land Events

Dec
8

Eelgrass Conservation Webinar

December 8, 2022

Eelgrass on bay bottom when submerged.
Eelgrass on bay bottom when submerged.\Photo by Adam Obaza.

On Thursday, Dec. 8, 7 p.m., Oregon Shores will host a webinar on “Eelgrass and How to Protect It.” The event is free and open to all.

The presenter is Anu Sawkar, the attorney with the Crag Law Center with whom we collaborate in the...

Dec
10

Talk on Yachats Geology

December 10, 2022

Yachats River mouth, with Cape Perpetua to the right. /Photo by Alex Derr.
Yachats River mouth, with Cape Perpetua to the right. /Photo by Alex Derr.

As part of the remote Winter Speaker Series, the Cape Perpetua Collaborative will be hosting Dave Muerdter to talk about his work as a geologist on Saturday Dec. 10, at 2 p.m. Muerdter is a local geologist and...

Dec
15

Webinar on Power, Water, and Indigeneity

December 15, 2022

King Tides flooding the Yaquina river dock. /Photo by Greg Henton.
King Tides flooding the Yaquina river dock. /Photo by Greg Henton.

On Thursday, Dec. 15, the Institute for Tribal Environmental Professionals (ITEP) and the US Corps of Army Engineers San Francisco District are hosting an indigenous-led webinar about flood risk management and community...

Past Events

Nov
16

Sea Level Rise Presentation

November 16, 2017, Newport

Siletz River mouth and Millport Slough.\Photo by Roy Lowe.
Siletz River mouth and Millport Slough.\Photo by Roy Lowe.

Fran Recht, habitat program manager for the Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission, will speak on “Sea Level Rise and Landward Migration of Estuarine Marshes” on Thursday, Nov. 16, 7 p.m., in an event hosted by the Yaquina...

Nov
16

Aquatic Resources Conservation Webinar

November 16, 2017

Steelhead salmon.
Steelhead salmon. | Photo by Patti (Flickr)

Does your work involve conservation of aquatic resources in Pacific Northwest rivers and streams? Then, consider joining this Science-Management Webinar. 

Register for the webinar here. 

On Thursday, November 16th, 2017, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM PDT, the ...

Nov
13

Forest Issues and Community Rights Day

November 13, 2017, Yachats

Oregon Forest.
Oregon forest. | Photo by Loren Kerns

Lincoln County Community Rights is hosting a full day devoted to forest issues, featuring a film, informal discussion, and presentation. It takes place 9:30 a.m.-8:30 p.m. in the Yachats Commons (441 Hwy 101 N.).  Chuck Willer of the Coast Range...

Nov
11

Fungi BioBlitz and Talk

November 11, 2017, Yachats

McKenzie river mushroom and trees. | By David Putzier
McKenzie river mushroom and trees. | By David Putzier

Fall on the central Oregon coast brings with it free educational presentations and events at the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center (2400 Hwy 101, about three miles south of Yachats). In addition to the hiking, tidepooling, and exploring always...

Nov
11

Rogue River Birding Walk

November 11, 2017, Gold Beach

Fox Sparrow\Photo by GreatBlue1 Flickr
Fox Sparrow\Photo by GreatBlue1 Flickr

The Kalmiopsis Audubon Society's Let's Go Birding series offers a trip to look for birds that migrate here for the winter, including Fox Sparrows, Hermit Thrushes, Spotted Towhees, and the Ruby-crowned Kinglets. The trip will be led by expert birder...

Nov
9

Sedimentation Discussion

November 9, 2017, Manzanita

Nehalem Bay marshes near the south jetty.\Photo by Allison Asbjornsen.
Nehalem Bay marshes near the south jetty.\Photo by Allison Asbjornsen.

The Lower Nehalem Watershed Council hosts Dr. Rob Wheatcroft at its monthly meeting for a talk on “Natural and Human-Related Influences on Sedimentation in Lower Nehalem Bay.”  The event takes place Thursday, Nov. 9, at 7...

Nov
9

Lecture on Forest Industry

November 9, 2017, Astoria

Oregon Forest.
Oregon forest. | Photo by Loren Kerns

The Forest Interest Group is hosting a meeting featuring Chuck Willer of Coast Range Association.  His talk takes place 6:30 p.m. at Clatsop Community College (1651 Lexington Ave. in Astoria) in Room 310 of Towler Hall.

Willer has ben doing investigative...

Nov
9

Marbled Murrelet Deadline

November 9, 2017

 Marbled Murrelet.\Photo courtesy of Audubon Society.
Marbled Murrelet.\Photo courtesy of Audubon Society.

The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) is inviting public input on its draft Marbled Murrelet status review through Nov. 9. The document, along with background information on the associated rulemaking process, is available from...

Nov
4

Talk on Tenmile Creek History

November 4, 2017, Yachats

Oregon Forest.
Oregon forest. | Photo by Loren Kerns

Fall on the central Oregon coast brings with it free educational presentations and events at the Cape Perpetua Visitor Center. In addition to the hiking, tidepooling, and exploring always available, visitors can enjoy a variety of speakers and topics...

Nov
4

Fall Creek Hatchery Festival

November 4, 2017, Alsea

Fall Creek Festival 2017
Fall Creek Festival 2017. | Courtesy of the Oregon Hatchery Research Center

The Oregon Hatchery Research Center, located on Fall Creek in the Alsea River basin, will hold its annual “Fall Creek Festival” on Saturday, Nov. 4, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. It is free and open to the public, though...