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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

 


Latest Oregon Coast Geology News
Oregon Coast Travel, Tourism, Science, Entertainment News - Breaking News fr...
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.

N. Oregon Coast Hike Event a Time Travel, Science Adventure
Hear and experience Oregon coast pre-history on the Clastop Plains Geology Walk at Lewis and Clark National Historical Park's Yeon Property near Sunset Beach on June 21. Seaside events, Astoria events

What Lurks Beneath Oregon Coast Sands and Dunes May Surprise
Keep a look out for 2000-year-old objects, surreal shapes of red towers - and there's a new way to look at the dunes of the north Oregon coast. Geology, Seaside, Warrenton, Pacific City, Seal Rock, Newport, Cannon Beach

Central Oregon Coast News: Yachats Hosts Huge Agate Festival
January 18 and 19 brings a bevy of bobbles from the sand, rock hounds and a nice dose of local geology. Yachats events, kids.

Manzanita Freaky Facts, Weird Science on N. Oregon Coast
Scary geology wild history, ancient shipwrecks, treasure hunting, what famous person died there, to the strange glow of local waters. Manzanita attractions

Four Freaky Facts You Didn't Know About the Oregon Coast
Winter season spells some interesting twists and turns. Science, geology, Newport, Oceanside, Neskowin, Pacific City, Cannon Beach, kids, weather.

New on Oregon Coast: National Honors and a Geology Guide
If you like major recognition for the Oregon coast or the wild and wooly geology of this placid place, then you'll love the develops of the past week

Oregon Coast Latest: Maps, Mileposts, Alerts, Local News
A bundle of new features for travelers and locals on the Oregon coast are now bouncing around the internet: science articles, tsunami alerts, earthquake info, various travel and local news

A Trippy Central Oregon Coast Labyrinth: Strawberry Hill, Near Yachats
A surreal little wonder called Strawberry Hill sits tucked away in a kind of beachy middle of nowhere. Lane County, Yachats attractions, geology

Oregon Coast Photo Essay: Subtle Wonders of Chaos in Yachats
There's a lot about this little central Oregon coast wonder that's fairly obvious right off the bat: a dramatic, crazed coastline where rocky basalt structures coax the waves into a constant state of crashing. Geology. Yachats attractions

Late Summer Adventures Abound Right Now on Oregon Coast
Here's a sampling of things to look for - and this is only in a ten-mile range of coastline. Geology, kids, N. coast, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Arch Cape

Oregon Coast Virtual Tour: Devil's Churn in a foamy mood
Stunning things can happen at this awe-inspiring attraction between Yachats and Florence, like snow going the wrong direction. Family. Geology. Yachats Virtual Tour

The Breakers Beach Houses, Stunning Neskowin Lodging
Vacation Rentals sleep at least six, decks, barbecue, fireplaces. Kids. Central Coast. Close to geology wonders

Recent Oregon Coast, Science News: Meteors, Earthquake, Tsunami Debris
Never a dull moment, it seems, on the Oregon coast: either on the beaches, just offshore beneath the ocean or even in the skies

Oregon Coast March Lecture Addresses Erosion of Beachfront Communities
March 7 is the World of Haystack Rock Library Lecture Series: Living on the Edge: Adapting to coastal erosion and shoreline change. Geology

Oregon Coast Tsunami Road Show to Inform About Varied Disasters
The Tsunami Road Show will be starting its tour of the Oregon coast in early March, teaching locals about tsunami and earthquake preparedness

No Tsunami Threat to West Coast Because of Solomon Island Quake
A massive earthquake in the Solomon Islands is causing a tsunami warning near New Zealand and Australia - not for the west coast.

Oregon Coast Latest: Smartphone Beach Guides, Live Earthquake Data, Blogs
Lodging listings for mobile devices, Smartphones; blogs about your favorite Oregon coast spots, live earthquake data from the West Coast Science, Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Garibaldi, Tillamook Bay, Rockaway Beach, Wheeler, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats, Florence.

Live Earthquake Updates from Oregon, Washington. B.C., California, Alaska
Live Earthquake Updates page, for Oregon, the coast, Washington, Alaska, Vancouver, B.C. and California; geology, science; Astoria, Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats, Florence.

Oregon Coast Nature, Science News: Beaches, Natural World, Pacific Ocean
A comprehensive collection of articles and reference material and the latest news from Oregon coast science: Seaside, Cannon Beach, Manzanita, Oceanside, Pacific City, Lincoln City, Depoe Bay, Newport, Waldport, Yachats, Florence. Geology, oceanography, Marine biology. Kids, children, families.

 

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N. Oregon Coast Canoe Adventure, More Nature Walks - Oregon Coast Beach Conne...
11 Aug 2014 at 3:47pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

N. Oregon Coast Canoe Adventure, More Nature Walks
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
Use nets and buckets to find out more about the abundant life in this beautiful coastal pond. This is a great program for kids of all ages. It starts at 11 a.m.. On August 20, it's the Dune Geology Walk: Summer on the Land NCLC, running from 10 a.m. to ...


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South Napa earthquake: 6.0 temblors relatively rare in Oregon, but 'risk is ....
25 Aug 2014 at 3:26pm

South Napa earthquake: 6.0 temblors relatively rare in Oregon, but 'risk is ...
The Oregonian - OregonLive.com
"We saw the same pattern of damage that we would typically see and the images you saw on TV -- unreinforced, older masonry buildings that came down and stores knee-deep in broken wine bottles," said Ian Madin, who studies earthquakes at the Oregon ...

Expanding Earthquake Warning System May Help the Public - Wall Street Journal
25 Aug 2014 at 5:27pm

Expanding Earthquake Warning System May Help the Public
Wall Street Journal
The Berkeley lab is working on a system for the entire West Coast in conjunction with the U.S. Geological Survey, the California Institute of Technology and the University of Washington. The system works because ... For areas near the quake's epicenter ...

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Napa quake spotlights similar danger in Oregon - KTVZ
25 Aug 2014 at 9:40pm

Napa quake spotlights similar danger in Oregon
KTVZ
"There's dozens, probably hundreds of faults in Oregon that could produce earthquakes," said Ian Madin, chief scientist with the Oregon Department of Geology and Mineral Industries. "They don't produce them as frequently as in California or Washington ...

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Want to survive on the North Coast? Know your zone - The Daily Breeze
29 Aug 2014 at 1:14pm

Want to survive on the North Coast? Know your zone
The Daily Breeze
Both of these factors make less slip here during the next Cascadia earthquake than in Oregon. Geologic evidence supports these differences. No tsunami deposits have been found anywhere in the Arcata arm of Humboldt Bay. Their absence makes it unlikely ...

Two take tandem tour across America - Durham Herald Sun
24 Aug 2014 at 2:40pm

Durham Herald Sun

Two take tandem tour across America
Durham Herald Sun
Cycling across the country from coast-to-coast on a two-person bicycle, Bill Kier and Kathleen Smith encountered rain, sleet, and snow, temperatures above 100 degrees and forest-fire-caused road detours. The cycling enthusiasts ? and married couple ...

N. Oregon Coast Canoe Adventure, More Nature Walks - Oregon Coast Beach Conne...
11 Aug 2014 at 3:47pm

Oregon Coast Beach Connection

N. Oregon Coast Canoe Adventure, More Nature Walks
Oregon Coast Beach Connection
Indeed, these scintillating bits of summer fun are on the menu on the north Oregon coast, as the North Coast Land Conservancy (NCLC) provides more of the guided nature hikes through parts of Seaside, and Warrenton and the city of Seaside offers one ...

More sought for school seismic work - Portland Tribune
19 Aug 2014 at 3:44pm

More sought for school seismic work
Portland Tribune
Until recent years, Oregon had not prepared for the possibility of earthquakes, unlike California. But research into the Cascadia subduction zone off Oregon's coast indicates that Oregon could expect a major earthquake on the average of every 300 years.

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Tom Brinsko rides across America - Hudson Star Observer
27 Aug 2014 at 3:02pm

Tom Brinsko rides across America
Hudson Star Observer
... the Atlantic at Rye Beach near Portsmouth. ?Coming through the Cascades and seeing Oregon was really a treat,? Brinsko says. ?It was just an interesting geographic topography.? The group had the benefit of having a professor of geology as a fellow ...

Stratigraphic and microfossil evidence for a 4500-year history of Cascadia .....
30 Aug 2014 at 9:22pm

Stratigraphic and microfossil evidence for a 4500-year history of Cascadia ...
Science Codex
New research on the central Oregon coast reveals that 11 subduction zone earthquakes and associated tsunamis have affected the Newport, Oregon, USA, area in the past 4,500 years. This research adds to a growing body of knowledge that implicates great ...

Research from 1960s shakes up understanding of West Coast earthquakes - UW Today
15 Aug 2014 at 10:13am

UW Today

Research from 1960s shakes up understanding of West Coast earthquakes
UW Today
A new paper, to be published in the September issue of Geology, may shake the research community's confidence in what the sediment record can say about past earthquakes. The lead author is Brian Atwater, a UW affiliate professor of Earth and space ...

 

 

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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