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 (...
Photo Credit: Tiffany Woods, Oregon Sea Grant (2016) Coastlines are beautiful and appealing...
Photo Credit: NOAA, Marine Debris Program (2014)Marine pollution can originate from land,...
Photo Credit: Pat Kight, Oregon Sea Grant (2011) Marine fisheries are a significant source of...
Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...

Maps and Tools

OROWindMap was created by the Oregon Department of Land Conservation and Development (DLCD) in... more