Coastal Planning

Coastal Planning

Oregon's coast, with its rugged headlands and shifting beaches, along with its susceptibility to natural hazards and its endangered habitats, offers many land use planning challenges.

Articles & Stories

 The Oregon Coastal and Oceans Information Network (OCOIN) aims to unite data sources and make them...
Photo Credit: Tiffany Woods, Oregon Sea Grant (2016)Coastlines are beautiful and appealing places...
"Land use" refers specifically to human uses of the land. The term "land cover" is used for...
OCOINlogo_long.png The Oregon Coastal and Ocean Information Network...
Photo Credit: Pat Kight, Oregon Sea Grant (2011)Marine fisheries are a significant source of...

Maps and Tools

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

Data Collections

ShoreZone is an online inventory of the biology and geology of North America's Pacific coast from... more