‘Life-threatening surf conditions’ and ‘damaging winds’ in forecast for Oregon Coast

by News Staff KVAL Eugene Oregon Thursday, December 19th 2019 FLORENCE, Ore. – Wind gusts up to 70 mph on beaches and headlands – coupled with hazardous conditions in the surf zone – are in the forecast along the Oregon Coast as stormy weather hits the Pacific Northwest. “Beaches and coastlines will become hazardous due to […]

Oregon Coast Clean Up – April 22

Join Patagonia & That Oregon Life for the Oregon Coast Clean Up hosted by Ocean Blue Project 501(c)(3) non-profit.Together with volunteers like you, our goal is collect as much plastic as possible to be used for the creation of recycled shampoo bottles for P&G’s Head & Shoulders. Join our team in making the world we […]

Native Plant Nursery Earth Day Planting, Potting Event April 22

  Two Tillamook-based conservation groups have joined forces to put on a special Native Plant Potting and Planting Party on Saturday, April 22nd. Tillamook Estuaries Partnership (TEP) and the Tillamook Bay Watershed Council (TBWC) will host the event, which will be held from 9 am to 3 pm at the Native Plant Nursery, adjoining Camp Tillamook at […]

Land conservancy seeks kayakers for citizen science project

  In partnership with Necanicum Watershed Council, North Coast Land Conservancy has begun a three-year project to aggressively seek out and destroy policeman’s helmet (Impatiens glandulifera), an invasive plant that, in just four years, has spread widely throughout the Necanicum watershed.  A stand of policeman’s helmet. Credit Simplicius The two organizations are looking for experienced […]

One day closure of OR 53 planned April 20th to repair road

WHEELER—The Oregon Department of Transportation will be closing OR 53 (Necanicum Highway) for one day on Thursday, April 20 so crews can repair the road that was damaged by a landslide earlier this winter.  The road will be closed at milepost 11.4 between 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. that day. OR 53 is an almost […]

Summer Youth 4-H Intern Applications Now Available

The Tillamook OSU Extension Service is now accepting applications for a High School or Community College Student for a summer office Internship with 4-H Youth Development Program. Community College students must be enrolled minimum 6 credit hours per quarter. The position will entail 4-6 hours per week, from the beginning of June to end of […]