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Whale Watch Week goes high-tech in Depoe Bay

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Present yourself, at the aquarium
Present yourself, at the aquarium

Spring break visitors to Newport’s Oregon Coast Aquarium are invited to dive into the world of animal play at Enrichment Day on Tuesday, March 28.

Aquarium staff will share their techniques and tools for keeping an ocean of animals...

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...

Hungry for the win?
Hungry for the win?

Registration is now open for the fifth annual Strike Out Hunger fun run, scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 8, at Toledo’s Waterfront Park starting 11 am.

Organized by Toledo Food Share Pantry, the event offers 5K and 10K options...

A sole-ful presentation
A sole-ful presentation

Visitors are invited to join Cape Perpetua staff and the Yachats Trails Committee Saturday, March 18, for a masterclass on the Cape Perpetua trail system.

Guest speaker Loyd Collett, former Forest Service recreation and trails manager, will...

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...

Get Out!

All erodes lead west

The Friends of Netarts Bay are offering a free guided hike along Bay Ocean Spit near Tillamook this weekend, giving walkers the chance to learn...

Hungry for the win?

Registration is now open for the fifth annual Strike Out Hunger fun run, scheduled to take place on Saturday, April 8, at Toledo’s...

A sole-ful presentation
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Talk about an i-pod
Whale Watch Week goes high-tech in Depoe Bay
Shuck on a jacket and come along

Registration is now open for a tour of Tillamook County’s oyster hatchery and oyster beds offered by Friends of Netarts Bay.

The...

A fool day’s work
Present yourself, at the aquarium
Shedding light on lampreys