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Storms Deposit Oddities like Sea Cucumber, Velella onto Oregon Coast
Unique creatures have popped up, including the famed velella velella and a weird little critter that looks like a worm but isn't. Science

Release the Crab Krackin' on Central Oregon Coast: Feb. 9 in Newport
Newport's absolutely fab annual Crab Krack happens on Sunday, February 9. Newport events

Star Trek / Seinfeld Actor and Orca Talk on N. Oregon Coast
Liz Cole appears in a play, and a talk on killer whales. Cannon Beach events, Manzanita events

Coming Up: Learn About Haystack Rock or Clean Up an Oregon Coast Beach
Cannon Beach events, Newport events

A Look at the Crazy Things Oregon Coast Sand Levels Can Do
Over the course of the year, sand levels rise and fall. Geology

Washington Coast Opens Up Six-Day Razor Clam Digs Jan. 21
Fans of clams and the Washington coast are in for a treat this week

Oregon Coast Passes Snow Advisories; Frost, Wind Warning on South Coast
A winter weather advisory for the coast range pass highways and the southern Oregon coast has a frost advisory and a high wind warning

Getting the Message to Oregon Coast Storm Watchers: Why It's Not Working
The disregard for beach safety messages on the Oregon coast was gut wrenching and frustrating. South Coast, Washington coast

Some Snow, Winter Advisories for Portland, S. Washington, Oregon Coast Range
The higher elevations of the Oregon Coast Range are already seeing about an inch of accumulation. South coast

Oregon Coast Road Work, Delays at Astoria, Cannon Beach
Road and bridge work on the north Oregon coast will be causing some delays for residents and travelers

Oregon Coast Storm Roundup: Wild Videos, Waves Turn Deadly
Saturday's storm action produced some astounding video and images, but it also proved deadly for one group. South coast

New Surf Warnings for Oregon Coast; What's Closed Down, Video
28 to 35-ft waves breaking onshore, some beach closures

Oregon and Washington Coasts: Mix of Surf, Wind, Flood Warnings, Chance of Snow
King tides combined with huge swells mean extra danger; flood issues, snow





Beach Safety Guides, News Updates and Archives from Around the Oregon Coast

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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


Video shows danger of King Tides on Oregon Coast
11 Jan 2020 at 6:37pm
Many people flocked to the Oregon Coast this weekend to check out the waves ... great to see the unique natural beauty Oregon has to offer, it needs to happen with safety in mind.

Siding with grocers, Oregon doesn?t grade grocery stores on food safety
13 Jan 2020 at 5:00am
Stapleton, the food safety director, said the department?s recommendation that the newsroom ... Grocery stores don?t want to remind customers that foodborne illness is an issue, Sorscher said. Oregon ...

4-year-old boy missing, 7-year-old girl dead after being swept into Pacific O...
12 Jan 2020 at 1:40am
The Coast Guard called off the search for a missing 4-year-old boy late Saturday after he was pulled into the ocean off the coast of Oregon. The young boy ... to bring boats into the water because of ...

As windfarm action moves to US west coast, so too does attention of harvester...
17 Jan 2020 at 1:30am
including a proposal to the US Coast Guard from the windfarm industry on how to position turbines to address safety concerns raised earlier by commercial fish and shellfish harvesters. While that ...

Baby boy rescued after falling 8 feet down heating vent in Oregon home
20 Jan 2020 at 4:04pm
COBURG, Ore. (KVAL/CNN) - An Oregon mother is sharing the terrifying account of the day her 10-month-old boy fell down a heating vent as a reminder to parents to think of even the smallest safety ...

Everyday Heroes: Portland teen's earthquake kits focus on safety, immediacy
27 Dec 2019 at 10:00am
PORTLAND, Ore. ? The threat of a major, catastrophic earthquake off the Oregon coast is real. And although most of us know that having a stash of emergency food, water and supplies to survive the ...

Coast Guard rescues man who called for help using cell phone
4 Jan 2020 at 8:58am
That prevented him from going inside the cabin and caused the boat to go adrift near the Cape Disappointment bar. The Coast Guard responded within the hour and hoisted the man to safety. He was taken ...

Out and About: Entire Oregon coast closes for razor clams
18 Dec 2019 at 11:54am
Recreational clammers may still harvest bay clams along the entire Oregon coast, and crabbing is open as well. For more information: call ODA?s shellfish safety information hotline at 800- 448-2474 or ...








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