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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

When faced with the question of how climate change will affect Oregon wetlands, the current answer...
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...
Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...
Photo Credit: NOAA, Marine Debris Program (2014)Marine pollution can originate from land,...

Maps and Tools

The Oregon Coastal Atlas provides access to data and information which can be used to inform... more

Data Collections

The Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) s dedicated to research and education to advance... more
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