George Waldbusser, a biogeochemist at Oregon State University, straps a bag of oysters to rebar as a control while doctoral student Sophia Wensman places a bag of oysters on top of empty oyster shells in Netarts Bay.
Projects focus on beach grass, groundfish trawling, sea lions and oysters
Student in front of poster
Attendees can see artwork and talk to college students about their research
ship at sea
Cruise aims to foster next generation of scientists
painting of tufted puffins
33 pieces created by Northwest artists are on display through Sept. 26
Angee Doerr Oregon Sea Grant Extension
Based in Newport, Angee Doerr will work with commercial fishermen, scientists and government agencies.
Sam Chan, Oregon Sea Grant Extension, stands by marsh
Over half of the respondents plan to retire within 10 years.
Student work together poolside to operate underwater rover at MATE ROV competition.
For the second year in a row Valor Christian School International qualified for the underwater competition.
Painting of waves in a rough sea
A new exhibit of paintings representing the sea and coastal mudflats is on display through July 7 at the Hatfield Visitor Center in Newport.
ceramic bowl
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration funded the artwork.
people on river in a kayak and on a paddle board
Online presence ranged from prominent to nonexistent, and prices charged for comparable services offered by different tour companies varied by as much as 400 percent.
People on a Quest look out over the ocean
The 2019-20 edition of the popular "Oregon Coast Quests Book" is now available. It features 28 clue-directed hunts in Clatsop, Tillamook, Lincoln, Lane, Coos, Curry and Benton counties.
plastic trash on beach
Researchers at Portland State University have found what they think are tiny plastic fibers in about 120 Pacific oysters from the Oregon coast.