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Explore nature at Netarts Bay
Explore nature at Netarts Bay

The Explore Nature series will continue this weekend, with Friends of Netarts Bay offering a tide-pooling excursion as well as a behind-the-scenes look at how oysters are grown in the Pacific Northwest.

“Tidepool Discovery Days” on...

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Teak a look at these
Teak a look at these

The Port of Toledo’s trio of Teak Ladies will make what is likely their first joint voyage in 60 years this Saturday, May 19, sailing up the Yaquina River from Newport to Toledo.

The boats will arrive at Dock 3 at the Port of Newport...

A woodlands welcome wagon
A woodlands welcome wagon

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will lead a birding walk this Saturday, May 12, in search of recently arrived spring migratory birds at the Villages at Cascade Head and Roads End Sate Park.

The two-hour walk is organized in partnership with...

Good clean fun
Good clean fun

The Siletz Watershed Council is inviting people of all ages to help keep the Siletz River clean and productive this Saturday, May 12.

The annual river cleanup will see some people bring their drift boats and friends to collect trash from the...

Go on, tweet yourself

The Cape Perpetua Visitor Center near Yachats will mark World Migratory Bird Day this Saturday, May 12, with a BioBlitz survey aimed at cataloging migratory bird species in the Cape Perpetua region.

After an hour of observations around the...

Livin’ on the veg
Livin’ on the veg
Go wild at the coast’s outdoor farmers markets
The birds are back in town
The birds are back in town

The return of many of the coast’s feathered friends will be cause for celebration this Sunday, May 13, as the Lincoln City Cultural Center hosts the World Migratory Bird Day Festival.

Live demonstrations, informative presentations,...

Who likes hikes?
Who likes hikes?

The Newport 60+ Activity Center is stepping up its list of outings with the addition of 30 hikes — in Lincoln County and beyond,

The first hike will take place this Saturday, May 5, with walkers tackling an easy, five-mile round trip to...

True grit
True grit
Your chance to crush it, at the Oregon Coast Gravel Epic
No perch-ase necessary
No perch-ase necessary

The Audubon Society of Lincoln City will take a trip to Spring Lake this Saturday, April 28, for a birding walk in search of wading birds and ducks.

The excursion is part of a series of birding tours led by Audubon field trip leaders in...

This sounds fishy
This sounds fishy

Tillamook will play host to a celebration of World Fish Migration Day this Saturday, April 21, marking the crucial role that migratory fish play in creating healthy and productive river systems.

Tillamook’s salmon species have been the...

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Take a swing at cancer

Registration is now open for the Willamette Valley Cancer Foundation’s golf tournament, which will take place on Saturday, June 2, at...

Trash-walkers wanted

Lovers of Oregon’s public beaches tend to finish their ocean-side outings with their lungs full of fresh air, their hearts full of hope and...

Teak a look at these
Good clean fun
Livin’ on the veg

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Explore nature at Netarts Bay

The Explore Nature series will continue this weekend, with Friends of Netarts Bay offering a tide-pooling excursion as well as a behind-the-scenes...

Newport goes to pot

A vast selection of plants specially nurtured to withstand the coastal fog will be on sale in Newport this Saturday, May 19, at the annual plant...

A woodlands welcome wagon
Go on, tweet yourself
The birds are back in town