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Shedding light on lampreys
Shedding light on lampreys

Plans for the protection of three species of Oregon Coast lamprey will be at the center of a presentation to the Siletz Watershed Council on Tuesday, March 21.

Ben Clemens, statewide lamprey coordinator with the Oregon Department of Fish and...

Gardeners gear up for spring
Gardeners gear up for spring

As spring begins to creep across the Oregon Coast, the Lincoln County Master Gardeners are offering a pair of presentations in Lincoln City and Newport.

On Monday, March 20, the group will host a Lunch & Learn session entitled “What...

Weed love to see you there
Weed love to see you there

The Nature Conservancy is looking for volunteers to help out at a Saturday, March 18, work party in Tillamook, repotting and weeding around native plants.

The endeavor is the result of a partnership with NORP, the Northwest Oregon Restoration...

Find nature, indoors and out
Find nature, indoors and out

Former refuge manager Roy Lowe will provide a bird’s-eye overview and a boots-on-the ground excursion in a pair of upcoming events from the Yaquina Birders & Naturalists.

On Thursday, March 16, Lowe will share stunning photos taken...

A bower-point presentation
A bower-point presentation

The secrets to growing roses on the Oregon Coast will be revealed on Thursday, March 16, in Newport when the Lincoln County Master Gardeners hosts the fourth in its series of round table discussions.

Zach Wahl, program leader and local wine shop...

Teach the beach

The second annual Surf n’ Stewardship film series is now underway in Newport, featuring three movies selected by the local branch of the Surfrider Foundation.

This year marks the 50th Anniversary of the passage of Oregon’s Beach...

Garden welcomes Rhodies scholar
Garden welcomes Rhodies scholar

Rhododendron expert Mike Bones will share a half-century’s worth of expertise when he visits Connie Hansen Garden in Lincoln City this Saturday, March 11.

Bones, owner of Bones Nursery in Florence, is well known as a most entertaining...

A little flight entertainment
A little flight entertainment

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City is offering a free birding trip to the Nestucca Wildlife Refuge this Saturday, March 11, looking out for winter waterfowl, raptors and overwintering songbirds.

No prior birding experience is required and...

Up, up and Owyhee
Up, up and Owyhee

Outdoor enthusiasts and armchair adventurers alike will get the chance to take a trip into the heart of one of Oregon’s wildest areas this weekend, with a pair of presentations on the Owyhee Canyonlands.

Bonnie J. Olin, author of...

Ornamental fundamentals
Ornamental fundamentals

Lincoln County Master Gardeners will continue their series of round table discussions on Thursday, March 9, with a presentation on how to pick ornamental plants that will thrive on the coast.

Heather Fortner, 2016 Master Gardener of the year,...