Oregon Coast Whale Watch Numbers from Summer 2013

(Oregon Coast) - The official numbers from Oregon State Parks and Recreation and the Whale Watch Center from this summer.

These are all sightings from the Depoe Bay Whale Center. July - 40 Gray whales August - 53 Gray whales; the first few weeks of the month were very foggy (poor visibility) We also spotted Humpbacks and Fin whales. As of September 7, 39 Gray whales so far.

The full article is here: Oregon Coast Whale Report for Summer; Upcoming Volunteer Training It's been a busy summer at the Whale Watch Center in Depoe Bay on the central Oregon coast. Training dates for Whale Watch Week Volunteers

Whale and Oregon Coast News

First Annual Yachats Pride Fest Glitters Up the Central Oregon Coast
Yachats will be erupting in joyous revelry with a serious side on June 3 and 4. Yachats events, summer
Doggy Fest and Kite Fest to Greet N. Oregon Coast Visitors
Pacific City hosts its Yappy Days doggy festival on June 17, while this weekend sees a massive kite festival in Rockaway Beach. Pacific City events, Rockaway Beach events. Family, summer
Some Minor Traffic Delays to Watch for on N. Oregon Coast
Work is being done in Tillamook, between Rockaway Beach and Bay City and at Manzanita. Travel tips, summer
Drink a Beer - Save a Fish on N. Oregon Coast
A portion of proceeds from every barrel of Pelican's Five Fin sold will be donated to the Salmon Superhighwy
Oregon Coast Science: What Are Those Shafts of Sunlight / Fingers of God?
They are called crepuscular rays and they mostly happen around sunset or sunrise. Weather
Large Event at N. Oregon Coast's Oswald West Includes Hikes, Science, BBQ
It all takes place on May 20 at Oswald West State Park. Manzanita events