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

Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...
PartnershipforCoastalWatershedsLogo.png The Partnership for Coastal...
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...
Estuaries are places where the ocean and river mingle to create a dynamic, diverse, and highly...

Maps and Tools

The Coastal & Marine Research Explorer shows the locations of current, on-going and completed... more

Data Collections

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

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