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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,...

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Grab the myc
Grab the myc
Have fun for-ages, at the Yachats Village Mushroom Fest
Seabirds, with Audubon
Seabirds, with Audubon

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will be heading south to Boiler Bay and Devil’s Punch Bowl this Saturday, Oct. 14, for a birding walk in search of offshore seabirds.

These viewpoints offer excellent opportunities including possible...

A chance to ’yak about birds
A chance to ’yak about birds

Lincoln City’s Audubon group will head out for its annual kayaking field trip this Sunday, Sept. 10, taking to the waters of the Little Nestucca River and the Nestucca Estuary.

The group will be kayaking through a portion of the Nestucca...

Weed like some help
Weed like some help

The Nature Conservancy is looking for volunteers to join a work party at Cascade Head Preserve just north of Lincoln City on Saturday, Sept. 9.

Volunteers will be gathering seeds from native grassland species for future conservation work, as...

Phoning it in
Phoning it in

Citizen scientists are being invited to put their smartphones to use exploring the nooks and crannies of the Cape Perpetua Scenic Area in a Bioblitz this Saturday, Aug. 26.

Participants taking part in the Aquatic Corridor Survey will hike along...

Community pulls together
Community pulls together

Volunteers will descend on the oceanfront 804 Trail in Yachats this Saturday, Aug. 26, to help out at the ninth annual ivy pull, aimed at keeping the historic route clear of invasive species.

The event, organized by the Yachats Trails Committee,...

Lend a hand at the Head
Lend a hand at the Head

The Nature Conservancy is looking for volunteers to join a work party at Cascade Head Preserve just north of Lincoln City on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 26 and 27.

Volunteers will be gathering seeds from native grassland species for future...

Roll up, for workshops on Netarts Bay
Roll up, for workshops on Netarts Bay

Friends of Netarts Bay will showcase the beauty and unique ecosystem of the bay and its watershed in a pair of hands-on workshops this Saturday, Aug. 26.

From 9 am to 1 pm, instructor Mike Kelley will teach “Pottery on the Bay,”...