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Duck, duck, loon
Duck, duck, loon

Bird enthusiast Ram Papish will lead a Yaquina Birders & Naturalists field trip in Newport this Saturday, Jan. 20, aiming to spot birds spending their winter in the shelter of Yaquina Bay.

“Right now the bay is jam packed with ducks...

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Splash out on a whale plate
Splash out on a whale plate

Marine Science experts on the Oregon Coast are encouraging drivers to “put a whale on their tail” by signing up for a new license plate featuring a gray whale and her calf.

A marsh against time
A marsh against time

A pair of upcoming events from Newport’s Yaquina Birders & Naturalists group will give an update on the impacts of sea level rise and offer the chance to view the raptors and waterbirds of South Beach.

On Thursday, Nov. 16,...

Worth popping out for
Worth popping out for

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will head to the Salmon River this Saturday, Nov. 11, for a birding and photography field trip.

No prior birding experience is necessary, and binoculars and field guides are available to borrow. While this is...

Could it be a fluke?
Could it be a fluke?

Evidence of a unique blue whale population in New Zealand will be the subject of a Saturday, Nov. 4, meeting at Newport Public Library.

Graduate student Dawn Barlow will present the Oregon Chapter of the American Cetacean Society with the...

Grow ahead, apply now
Grow ahead, apply now

If you have a green thumb, or want to grow one, the Master Gardener Certification Program from OSU Lincoln County Extension is for you.

Now accepting applications for its 2018 season, the course provides 66 hours of comprehensive instruction,...