Based in Newport, Angee Doerr will work with commercial fishermen, scientists and government agencies.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration funded the artwork.
Researchers at Portland State University have found what they think are tiny plastic fibers in about 120 Pacific oysters from the Oregon coast.
Interns interview employees, study the lifecycles of products, and tour manufacturing and processing facilities
Study found that the rate at which the ocean rose impacted the rate at which sediment accumulated
Oregon Sea Grant's Miles Phillips helped create trainings for tour guides and employees