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Sharing the Coast Conference

March 8-10, 2019 in Newport 

This annual Sharing the Coast Conference is co-hosted by Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition and the Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators. The event will feature speakers, panels, and field trips, all designed to provide CoastWatch volunteers with monitoring skills and deepen their background knowledge of coastal science and natural history. The public is invited, and the presentations will be of interest to anyone who wishes to learn more about the coast. The conference will kick off with a keynote talk by ocean ecologist Dr. Bruce Menge on Friday evening, March 8 at 7pm, at Hatfield Marine Science Center. Register at

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HMSC Marine Science Day

April 13, 2019 in Newport 

Come to the OSU Hatfield Marine Science Center in Newport, Oregon for an open house! Get behind-the-scenes to experience the research, education and outreach in marine sciences that makes this marine laboratory unique in the Pacific Northwest. This is a great opportunity for the whole families to come meet scientists and learn about research taking place on OSU's dynamic marine science campus.
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