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...
The Partnership for Coastal Watersheds is a collaborative community coalition guided by a diverse...
"Land use" refers specifically to human uses of the land. The term "land cover" is used for...
Photo Credit: Pat Kight, Oregon Sea Grant (2012) Marine and coastal ecosystems are some of the...
Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...

Maps and Tools

GIS-based tool for evaluating alternative scenarios at community and regional scales for integrated... more

Data Collections

This website provides access to spatial data used or created by the CLAMS research program,... more