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Coastal Hazards

Coastal Hazards

Coastal Hazards

Coastal hazards may be catastrophic such as earthquakes or tsunamis, or chronic, such as coastal erosion, landslides, windthrow and flooding.

Articles & Stories

Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...
The Oregon Coastal and Oceans Information Network (OCOIN) is a partnership of Portland State...
Photo Credit: Tiffany Woods, Oregon Sea Grant (2016)Coastlines are beautiful and appealing places...
When faced with the question of how climate change will affect Oregon wetlands, the current answer...
Photo Credit: NOAA, Marine Debris Program (2014)Marine pollution can originate from land,...

Maps and Tools

The Communities Reporter is a unique resource for community practitioners as it links over 1000... more

Data Collections

The USGS Oregon Water Science Center provides reliable water data and interpretation of data to... more