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Find your marbles, in Yachats
Find your marbles, in Yachats

Experts will offer free training on how to help catalog one of Oregon’s most endangered birds when the Marbled Murrelet citizen science survey returns for its 12th year this Thursday, July 13.

Taking place on Thursday and Friday, the...

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Reserve a spot on the grill

Fish will be on the agenda while barbecue is on the menu this Tuesday, June 27, at a Science on the Grill event in Garibaldi.

Hosted by the Friends of Cape Falcon Marine Reserve, the event will offer free food and the chance to chat about marine...

Time to pool resources

The tide pools at Otter Rock Marine Reserve just south of Depoe Bay will be the scene of a Saturday June 24, Bioblitz, where citizen scientists will get to work alongside experts to catalog local species.

“Understanding our natural world...

Join the sift response crew
Join the sift response crew

Tiny pieces of plastic can add up to a big problem for marine life. But likewise, many hands make light work when it comes to removing these microplastics from the beach. That’s why organizers of the Annual Neahkhanie Beach Cleanup are hoping...

Get the facts, in black and white
Get the facts, in black and white

Everything you ever wanted to know about killer whales but were too afraid to ask will be on offer this Saturday, June 17, when the Oregon Chapter of the American Cetacean Society celebrates Orca Awareness Month in Newport.

From 10 am to 4 pm,...

The place to bee
The place to bee

Lincoln City’s Connie Hansen Garden will be abuzz with excitement this Saturday, June 17, when it hosts a Pollinator Party to spread the word about nature’s hardest working insect.

Guests will be able to see bees at work in a hive...

Wire we doing this?

The Nature Conservancy is looking for volunteers to sign up for a Saturday, June 17, work party aimed at restoring tidal wetlands in the southeast corner of Tillamook Bay.

The work party will be removing barbed wire from the area to improve...

A couse on Coho
A couse on Coho

A Saturday, June 10, field trip near Newport will give an overview of the value of conservation and restoration work in keeping coastal Coho on the path to recovery.

Trip leader Paul Engelmeyer, who has been working on Coho recovery for more...

Stretch yourself this weekend
Stretch yourself this weekend

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City is offering two free birding hikes this weekend, traveling to Devils Lake State Park on Friday, June 9, and the Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area near Newport on Saturday. June 10.

Friday’s trip to...

Heard about the bird?
Heard about the bird?

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will open a new series of Open Space Bird Walks this Friday, May 26, with an excursion to the Cutler City area.

The Cutler City Open Space provides habitat for a wide array of birds, and walkers will stand a...

Wagons roll, to Newport
Wagons roll, to Newport

The Lincoln County Master Gardener Plant and Garden Sale will bloom for its 17th year in Newport this Saturday, May 20, offering everything from tomatoes and vegetable starts to perennials and culinary herbs.

The sale, which takes place in the...