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Oregon Coast Geology Reference Articles, Geological History

Places Where Things Explode on the Oregon Coast Get an oceanic eyeful in Yachats, Depoe Bay, Cannon Beach, Oceaside and more

A Different Side of Common Oregon Coast Landmarks Familiar places on the Oregon can take on a whole new look if you move around, geological history

Live Earthquake, Tsunami Updates from Oregon Coast, Washington. B.C., California, Alaska - Keep up on earthquakes and tsunami alerts as they happen for the entire west coast: California, Oregon, Washington and Canada's British Columbia

Cannon Beach Geology:

Haystack Rock Landmark, Cannon Beach - Geology, Monolith, Oregon Coast Haystack Rock Landmark, Cannon Beach - Geology, Monolith, Oregon Coast.

North Oregon Coast Cliff Face Speaks Volumes of Geologic History If one cliff in the Cannon Beach area could talk

Oceanside/Three Capes Geology:

Cape Meares Lava Flows - Oregon Coast Attraction Tells a ... Cape Meares Lava Flows - Oregon Coast Attraction Tells a Frightening Geologic Story - The sheer wonders (and the terrifying truth) of how

Lovely Oregon Coast Sights Have Frightening Beginnings - Beach ... If you'd like to learn more about the weird and wonderful world of Oregon coast geology, you can attend some programs that outline some

Rockaway Beach Geology

Rockaway Beach Twin Rocks Geology - beginnings of Rockaway

Newport, Oregon Geology:

Hidden Beach on Central Oregon Coast Filled with Mysteries, Scientific Delights It's part adventure in a Lewis & Clark vein, part visual feast and part scientific exploration.

Oregon Coast Residents Recall Intensity of Tsunami Evacuations Friday morning's tsunami evacuations yielded thousands of tales of potential refugees along the coastline

Same Oregon Coast Beach, Three Distinct Visions One Freaky Geology Lesson - Hug Point, on the north Oregon coast, is one of those wildly distinctive wonders that yields more and more the further you delve into it

Freaky Oregon Coast Facts: Geology of Pacific City's Haystack Rock How tall is it and what is the geologic origin

Yachats Geology

Yachats Geology: Wonders and Frights of Central Oregon Coast About 50 million years ago there was (and still is) a kind of soft spot in the Earth's crust that allowed all sorts of enormous lava flows to erupt

Central Oregon Coast Cave Tells a Varied Geologic Tale An ancient story of towering volcanoes, searing lava flows for hundreds of miles, continents drifting over millions of years - Neptune State Park, near Yachats

All Oregon Coast Tide Pools (where to find them - guide to every single tide pool)

Oregon Coast Camping Guide (every campsite on 180 miles of Oregon coast)

Bizarre Landmarks and Landscapes of the Oregon Coast The true hidden spots of the coast provide the real fun of discovery

Weird Discoveries are in the Details on Oregon Coast The craziest things can lurk in some of your favorite, regular beach stops and spots

Sand Levels Revealing Some Ghost Forests On Oregon Coast Winter has not conjured up much on Oregon's beaches this time around

 


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Covering 180 miles of Oregon Coast Travel, Entertainment and Science: Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler, Rockaway, Garibaldi, Tillamook, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats and Florence.

Three Remarkable Aspects of Devil's Punchbowl, Central Oregon Coast
What is the Devil's Punchbowl, really? Three bizarre things you won't believe. Geology, history, Lincoln City

Video: Walking Oceanside, Oregon Coast and Its Magic Rocks Sounds
One of this place's distinct marvels is the famed magic rocks sound. Travel tips, geology, kids

Series of Small Quakes Off Oregon Coast Sunday, Monday
None were large enough to be felt or trigger a tsunami alert

Oregon Coast Science: Why No Tsunami with the Alaska Earthquake?
Early Tuesday morning saw something startling for Oregon coast residents. Sciences

Biggest Oregon Coast News Stories of 2017: Eclipse, Oddities, Hidden Shipwreck
2017 had its share of wild occurrences, with storms, small quakes, weird nature, and a secret shipwreck. History

Oregon Coast History, Seaside Promenade Part II: From Lewis and Clark to Rock...
Where geology meets US history and rock history

Oregon Coast Surprises: Weird, Hidden Aspects of Cape Perpetua Near Yachats
What you don't know about Cape Perpetua will surprise you. Geology, history, travel tips

Small Quake 100 Miles Off Oregon Coast Felt by Some On Land
A small earthquake struck Friday morning just off the Oregon coast, about 100 miles from Coos Bay. Sciences

Oregon Coast Compendium of Fun: Yachats' Smelt Sands, 804 Trail, Spouting Horns
If you're heading there or need inspiration for something new to visit. travel tips, kids, geology

N. Oregon Coast's Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach: Where History, Logs, Geology...
Why so many drift logs by the Rockaway jetty? Weird tale of history, geology

Oregon Coast Latest: A Week of Stellar Weather, Small Quake
Two fascinating tidbits of Earth science: great weather all week, an earthquake off the southern coast

Oregon Coast Virtual Tour Lane County Video: Cook's Chasm Moving, Firing Off ...
See the spouting horn move. Between Yachats and Florence. Travel tips, kids, geology

Three Small Quakes Rattle Offshore from Yachats, Central Oregon Coast
There were no reports of damage and not a single soul claims to have felt it. Geology

Small Quake Shakes Just Off Oregon Coast, California Coast
4.5 magnitude quake struck off the southern tip of the Oregon coast on Thursday at almost 11 a.m.

Minor Quake Off Oregon Coast Rattles Only Sensors, No Tsunami Alert Issued
Magnitude 4.1 offshore from the Oregon coast Tuesday at 7:14 p.m., no tsunami alert. Science

Cape Kiwanda, Oregon Coast: Complete Travel, Guide, Info
Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area full guide. Scenery, history, attractions, hiking, viewpoints, dune, geology. Pacific City, travel tips

Oregon Coast (Time) Travel Tips: Two Exceptional Wonders of Newport
A beach with discoveries millions of years old, another involves two lighthouses. Yaquina Head, Geology, History

Swarm of Five Small Quakes Off Oregon Coast Last Week
A string of five small earthquakes rattled off the Oregon coast this last week, with four on Saturday alone. Geology

Oregon Coast Virtual Tour, Cannon Beach: Hug Point Geologic Oddities, Layers,...
Take an incredibly detailed walking tour of Hug Point. It's like being there. Travel tips. Cannon Beach lodging

 

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Three Remarkable Aspects of Devil's Punchbowl, Central Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
Origin of an Oregon Coast Landmark: Devil's Punchbowl Geology. Essentially it's an old, old ? very old ? sea cave that fell apart. But there's more to the story. According to geology documents from the State of Oregon in 1971, the Devil's Punchbowl is ...

N. Oregon Coast's Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach: Where History, Logs, Geology...
14 Nov 2017 at 11:27pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

N. Oregon Coast's Rockaway Beach, Nedonna Beach: Where History, Logs, Geology Meet
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
(Rockaway Beach, Oregon) ? Have you wondered why some Oregon coast beaches have a lot more driftwood logs than others? Have you, by any chance, seen the downright massive amount of them on one Rockaway Beach stretch? A mystery some north Oregon coast ...

Small Quake 100 Miles Off Oregon Coast Felt by Some On Land - Oregon Coast Be...
24 Nov 2017 at 5:14pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Small Quake 100 Miles Off Oregon Coast Felt by Some On Land
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
Quakes in this area are a normal part of geologic action on the sea floor off the Oregon coast. It's all part of a network of faults called the Cascadia Subduction Zone, a 600-mile long stretch that will one day bring a much larger quake and tsunami to ...

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Geology of an Oregon Coast Icon: Sweeping Cape Kiwanda - Oregon Coast Beach C...
9 May 2012 at 7:12pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Geology of an Oregon Coast Icon: Sweeping Cape Kiwanda
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
(Pacific City, Oregon) - Sometime around 18 million years ago or so, a massive area along what would eventually become the northwest United States had already been carved out by various erosional processes. About then, it started filling back up with ...

Manzanita Talk Covers Geology of N. Oregon Coast Rivers - Oregon Coast Beach ...
2 May 2015 at 5:05am

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Manzanita Talk Covers Geology of N. Oregon Coast Rivers
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
(Manzanita, Oregon) ? On May 14, you can get a fascinating glimpse into the geologic interactions between the shoreline and north Oregon coast rivers. That evening, the Lower Nehalem Watershed Council will welcome U.S. Geological Survey (USGS ...

Lincoln City Beachcombing Clinics Dig Deep Into Central Oregon Coast - Oregon...
3 Jan 2018 at 5:36pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Lincoln City Beachcombing Clinics Dig Deep Into Central Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
Before each beachcoming hunt, Joki will give a talk that describes the geology of Lincoln City and the surrounding area, along with the kinds of fossils and minerals found on this section of the Oregon coast. Following that the group takes to the sands ...

Fun and Odd Oregon Coast Facts: Seal Rock State Rec Site and Its Village - Or...
22 Jan 2018 at 3:13am

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Fun and Odd Oregon Coast Facts: Seal Rock State Rec Site and Its Village
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
(Newport, Oregon) ? From the startling geology of the place to quirky elements of its history, Seal Rock the tiny village ? and Seal Rock State Recreational Site ? have a lot of distinctive aspects about it that truly set it apart from other Oregon ...

Yachats Geology: Wonders and Frights of Central Oregon Coast - Oregon Coast B...
14 Apr 2011 at 10:45am

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Yachats Geology: Wonders and Frights of Central Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
(Yachats, Oregon) ? These days, Cape Perpetua and the dozens of stunning beach spots in this area and around Yachats are one awe-inspiring wonder after another. Black, basalt shorelines form abrupt barriers that cause the surf to continuously explode ...

Oregon Coast Geology Fun Facts: Behind the Look of Cape Kiwanda - Oregon Coas...
30 Dec 2012 at 5:46pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Oregon Coast Geology Fun Facts: Behind the Look of Cape Kiwanda
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
(Pacific City, Oregon) ? It adds a whole new meaning to the idea of earthly delights. What happened to create the Oregon coast landscapes you know and love is something just as fascinating as staring at their intricate beauty. Knowing how they got to ...

Freaky Oregon Coast Facts: Geology of Pacific City's Haystack Rock - Beach Co...
1 Jun 2010 at 6:54pm

Beach Connection

Freaky Oregon Coast Facts: Geology of Pacific City's Haystack Rock
Beach Connection
(Pacific City, Oregon) ? It's been an Oregon landmark for - well, millions of years - scores more decades than Euro-descended tourists have been around to gawk at it or consider it a favorite. There are two Haystack Rocks along the Oregon coast: one at ...


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DEQ: Contaminants Found in Wells on Oregon's North Coast ... - U.S. News & Wo...
23 Feb 2018 at 10:16am

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DEQ: Contaminants Found in Wells on Oregon's North Coast ...
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SALEM, Ore. (AP) ? A survey of groundwater wells by the Oregon Department of Environmental Quality along the north coast has found nearly 40 contaminants in residential and irrigation wells.
DEQ: Contaminants found in wells on Oregon's north coastWRAL.com
Contaminants found in wells on the North CoastDaily Astorian

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Oregon DEQ finds 40 different chemicals in north coast groundwater wells - St...
22 Feb 2018 at 2:57pm

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Oregon DEQ finds 40 different chemicals in north coast groundwater wells
Statesman Journal
Nearly 40 different contaminants, including nitrates, pesticides, metals and bacteria, have been detected in well water on Oregon's north coast, the state Department of Environmental Quality said Thursday. DEQ tested 69 residential and irrigation wells ...

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Three Remarkable Aspects of Devil's Punchbowl, Central Oregon Coast - Oregon ...
15 Feb 2018 at 4:17am

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

Three Remarkable Aspects of Devil's Punchbowl, Central Oregon Coast
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
Origin of an Oregon Coast Landmark: Devil's Punchbowl Geology. Essentially it's an old, old ? very old ? sea cave that fell apart. But there's more to the story. According to geology documents from the State of Oregon in 1971, the Devil's Punchbowl is ...

Tsunami alert after Alaska quake causes confusion on Oregon coast - OregonLiv...
25 Jan 2018 at 6:02pm

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Tsunami alert after Alaska quake causes confusion on Oregon coast
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In 2011, when the mega earthquake struck Japan, sirens blared up and down the coast alerting locals to head for high land -- and people did in droves. The Port of Brookings was destroyed, one young man died after being swept out to sea from the mouth ...

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Free lecture on snow and forests March 3 - Coos Bay World
16 Feb 2018 at 2:00pm

Coos Bay World

Free lecture on snow and forests March 3
Coos Bay World
Dr. Anne Nolin is a Professor in the College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences at Oregon State University where she leads the Mountain Hydroclimatology Research Group. Her research focuses on the interactions of climate with mountain snowpacks ...

Q&A: What Are The Chances Of Offshore Oil And Gas Drilling In The Northwest? ...
25 Jan 2018 at 3:20pm

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Q&A: What Are The Chances Of Offshore Oil And Gas Drilling In The Northwest?
KUOW News and Information
"When those companies did go to see what was out there in terms of oil and gas resources they didn't really find that offshore drilling in Oregon would be something that would pencil out economically," said Ali Ryan Hansen of the Oregon Department of ...

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21 Feb 2018 at 4:52pm

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Town Crier
Creswell Chronicle
Coast Fork Willamette Watershed Council (CFWWC) welcomes geologist, author, photographer and University of Oregon Department of Earth Sciences senior instructor, Marli Miller, PhD as guest speaker at the February 2018 Science Pub presentation entitled ...

Blue moon, supermoon, total lunar eclipse rolled into one - The Register-Guard
29 Jan 2018 at 1:03pm

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Blue moon, supermoon, total lunar eclipse rolled into one
The Register-Guard
FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2007, file photo, the moon takes on different orange tones during a lunar eclipse seen from Mexico City. During a lunar eclipse, the moon's disk can take on a colorful appearance from bright orange to blood red to dark brown and ...
'Super Blue Blood Moon' Coming Jan. 31, 2018 | NASANASA

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Tsunami Scare Raises Questions - North Coast Citizen
26 Jan 2018 at 12:55pm

North Coast Citizen

Tsunami Scare Raises Questions
North Coast Citizen
Remember that a few years ago, the Department of Geology and Mineral Industries (DOGAMI) released new Inundation Maps that used new, highly detailed LIDAR maps and newer modeling results that showed we had been overreacting to Distant Tsunami threats ...

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'Serpent to the Sea' & Other Mythic Motorcycling Roads of Northern California...
23 Feb 2018 at 5:11am

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'Serpent to the Sea' & Other Mythic Motorcycling Roads of Northern California
UltimateMotorcycling.com
In that California everyone has tales to tell about the daily lives of celebrities. Yes that California used to be part of Mexico before it was part of the United States and the ties run deep. You're never far from a decent taco truck and everyone ...

 

 

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Astoria - at the northernmost tip of Oregon
Astoria

Where the Columbia meets the Pacific, Land of Lewis & Clark and loads of atmosphere & history
Seaside, Oregon
Seaside

The Promenade, Tillamook Head, family fun & broad, sandy beaches
Cannon Beach on the Oregon Coast
Cannon Beach

A mysterious lighthouse, upscale yet earthy, a huge monolith, fine eateries & an art mecca
Nehalem Bay, Manzanita, Nehalem, Wheeler and Rockaway Oregon Coast
Nehalem Bay, Manzanita, Wheeler, Rockaway

Manzanita's beaches, Nehalem and Wheeler's quirky beauty; laid back Rockaway
Oregon Coast: Tillamook Bay, Tillamook, Bay City, Barview, Garibaldi
Tillamook Bay

Garibaldi, Barview, Bay City, Tillamook & an oceanfront ghost town
Three Capes Loop, Oceanside, Netarts, Pacific City, Cape Lookout, Cape Meares
Three Capes Loop, Oceanside, Pacific City

The hidden secret of the coast: Cape Meares, a lighthouse, Oceanside, Netarts and Pacific City
Lincoln City, Cascade Head, Neskowin, Inland Highway 101
Lincoln City
& the Corridor of Mystery
Miles & miles of unbroken beaches, Cascade Head, Neskowin and manmade attractions
Depoe Bay on the Oregon Coast
Depoe Bay

A spouting horn downtown, freaky hidden cliffs and whales, whales, whales
Newport, Nye Beach on the Oregon Coast
Newport

Time-tripping Nye Beach, a bustling bayfront, marine science-central and two lighthouses
Waldport, Seal Rock
Waldport / Seal Rock

Pristine, even secretive sands and wild geologic landmarks
Yachats
Yachats

Constantly dramatic wave action, a mix of the rugged & upscale
Between Florence and Yachats - oodles of secret beaches
Upper Lane County

25 miles of deserted beaches & oodles of wonders
Florence - on the central Oregon coast
Florence

A lighthouse, ancient bayfront and miles and miles of fluffy dunes