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: Tiffany Woods, Oregon Sea Grant (2016) Coastlines are beautiful and appealing...
Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...
  The Oregon Coastal and Oceans Information Network (OCOIN) aims to unite...
The shift from a primarily natural resource based economy to one where tourism and retirement play...
Over sixty percent of all Americans live within 50 miles of the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans,...

Maps and Tools

With hundreds of map layers available to draw from, you can use the Oregon Explorer Map Viewer... more

Data Collections

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

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