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Oregon Coast Mystery of Puzzling Purple Waves Solved
It is a jellyfish-like creature called a salp. But there may be a surprise twist as to why there are so many

Portland, Oregon Coast to Get Drenched; High Wind Warningh
Much needed rains are about to drench northwest Oregon, including the coast and valley towns like Portland, Salem and Eugene

Purple Waves Puzzle Oregon Coast Scientists, Officials
Puzzling purple waves have been hitting the Oregon coast here and there for the last month, and no one seems to know what it is

Oregon Fire Bans Now Include Coast Beach Fires, Campgrounds
Oregon's problem with extreme fire dangers hit home today with fire restrictions that reach all the way to fires on the beaches. Beach safety

Mussel Harvesting Back for Most of Oregon Coast; Health Advisory
The majority of Oregon coast once again open to harvesting mussels; health advisory for Seal Rock

Heatwave for Portland May Bring 80's to Oregon Coast
A brief but sizable heatwave is about to hit the Portland area, with highs in the 90's; warm on the beaches

Officials: Stop 'Fawn-Napping' from Oregon's Inland, Coastal Forests
Do not pick up fawns, or elk calves, baby seals, cougar or bobcat kittens, bear cubs, fledgling birds, or other young wildlife. Safety

Hideous Heatwave Coming for Oregon; Coast in 70's Midweek
By Sunday, the inland region is looking at around 100, perhaps for as long as ten days afterwards

Heatwave: Portland in the 90's, Oregon Coast in the 70's
Some serious summer is on the way, with a nasty heatwave for Portland and some tropical conditions for the often chilly Oregon coast

Updated: 7 Small Quakes off Oregon Coast; Tsunami Survival Tips
Five shallow earthquakes caused a bit of shake, rattle and roll beneath the waves off the Oregon coast in the last 24 hours

A Safer Oregon Coast: Big Yellow Signs Assist Responders
The entire 360-mile length of Oregon's beaches has bright yellow signs that will assist first responders in case of an emergency. Safety

More Masses of Purple Sails on Oregon Coast: Sign of Something Else Rare, Too
More than meets the eye here, a health warning and something valuable could be found. Science

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





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Watching Storms Safely on the Oregon Coast Officials get fairly worried when this part of the year comes along, as beach safety is a concern year-round. but even more so when those attractive, monster waves start rolling in and crowds start arriving to watch

Tips for Spotting A Sneaker Wave - in Oregon or Any Other Beach It doesn't take big storms to create wonton ocean surges. Sneaker waves can happen even in somewhat calm conditions

Can You Swim in the Pacific Ocean on the Oregon Coast? While there is no real official stand on this by Oregon tourism or state authorities, the general answer is: yes, sort of - but that doesn't mean you should.

Can I Drive on Oregon Coast Beaches? Rules, Regulations for Cars, Vehicles

Pet Safety Tips for Your Dog on the Oregon Coast
Beach safety is something you have to keep in mind not only for yourself but for your pet as well Places not to go with your dog on the coast, and beaches where they will have fun plenty of fun

Surprising Unknown Rules of the Oregon Coast There's a lot coastal tourism entities haven't told you: beach fires, camping, dogs, running out of gas

Oregon Coast Safety Reminders for Holiday: No Fireworks, Camping on Beaches It turns shooting off fireworks on all Oregon beaches is against the law, and camping on the beaches is prohibited on most of the coast

Oregon Coast Beach Safety from Oregon State Parks and Recreation

Live Earthquake, Tsunami Updates from Oregon Coast, Washington. B.C., California, Alaska

Oregon Coast Weather - latest warnings, advisories

Latest in Oregon Coast Tsunami Debris News - How to Report Tsunami Debris


West Coast Flavors: Chetco Seafood
31 Aug 2015 at 12:59pm
Help keep you and your loved ones safe on the road, Pledge against distracted driving and support safety on our roads. Join KTVL News10 for The Great Outdoors, a weekly segment featuring numerous activities related to outdoor living in Southern Oregon and ...

Drunken day care provider; Hood to Coast; bomb scare in park: Clackamas Count...
31 Aug 2015 at 4:24am
While there are cautions all along the route, Kimberly Dinwiddie, an Oregon Department of Transportation spokeswoman, is pointing out that the Mount Hood Safety Project will present some special hurdles this year. Oregon City police to drivers: Put that ...

Grand Opening of Oregon Coast Bank
19 Aug 2015 at 9:58am
Although Oregon Coast Bank has grown rapidly, its financial performance has remained solid. The bank has received the highest possible safety ranking by nationally-respected ratings services Bauer Financial and Bankrate.com. Lobby hours for the new Oregon ...

Astoria may take sides in Oregon LNG clash
1 Sep 2015 at 4:37am
City has no regulatory say over the $6 billion project In a symbolic gesture, the City Council will likely back a resolution opposing the Oregon LNG project as a potential threat to the North Coast ... public safety and the quality of life.

First Day of Fall?
1 Sep 2015 at 2:07am
On the Beach... Sun and clouds, chance of rain, breezy, surf 6-7 feet (moderate). * For a safe and enjoyable time on the Central Coast, the Oregon Parks & Recreation Department offers these Beach Safety Tips.

REOPENS: Oregon mussel harvesting
25 Aug 2015 at 5:36am
Meanwhile, all razor clamming remains closed for the entire Oregon Coast because of elevated levels of domoic ... For more information, call ODA?s shellfish safety information hotline at (800) 448-2474 or visit the ODA shellfish closures web page at ...

Mussel harvesting reopened on Oregon coast
24 Aug 2015 at 11:58pm
Meanwhile, all razor clamming remains closed for the entire Oregon coast because of elevated levels of domoic ... For more information, call ODA?s shellfish safety information hotline at 800-448-2474 or visit the ODA shellfish closures website at ...

Coast Guard: More than 10 reports of persons in the water, more than 20 vesse...
29 Aug 2015 at 6:35pm
With this information, responders can contact the boat owner to quickly ensure their safety. Although the storm is subsiding ... are reaching between 20 and 40 miles per hour along the Oregon coast. There are gale warnings and small craft advisories ...








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