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N. Oregon Coast Readies for 30th Annual Goonies Day Shindig
The town where much of it was filmed, Astoria, is celebrating the 30 years with its annual Goonies Day on June 4 through 7. Astoria events, Cannon Beach events
Oregon Coast, Japanese Scientists Need Help Finding Transponders in Tsunami R...
The transponders are orange and yellow and are about the size of a 2-liter bottle
Season of Seal Babies Again on Oregon Coast: Cause for Warnings
While cute and cuddly beyond belief, you absolutely have to let these little ones alone. Seaside Aquarium
Oregon Coast Scientists Join with Russians in Whale Migration Discovery
The study, which included members of the Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, has raised questions about the North Pacific Gray whale's status as an endangered species
Killer Whales Play and Pose for Pictures Off Central Oregon Coast
These kinds of whales are smaller and more shark-like in appearance, hang out in smaller groups, and they come here chasing baby whales and seals and sea lions. Depoe Bay, Newport, Yachats
Tsunami Boat Has Oregon Coast Officials on Lookout for Invasive Algae
Two kinds of algae, or kelp, were discovered aboard that craft, and both were dropping spores. Hatfield Marine Science Center