Archive for May, 2013

  1. Hug Point State Recreation Site

    Posted by Outdoor Project Contributor Shane Kucera / May 19, 2013

  2. Celebrate International Migratory Bird Day At Yaquina Head

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / May 6, 2013

    On Saturday, May 11, the Bureau of Land Management is celebrating International Migratory Bird Day by offering a Fee Free Day at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area. At this time of year, Yaquina Head provides unique opportunities to witness local and migratory marine nesting colonies just off shore from Yaquina Head Lighthouse. In addition, there are woodland song bird habitats and windswept hills where it…

  3. 2013 Spring Killer Whale Watch

    Posted by The Oregon Coast / May 1, 2013

    Another gray whale migration is gathering steam and that means the appearance of something a little more ominous: pods of Killer Whales that pursue them. Every April, almost like clockwork, a small group of Orcas show up on the central Oregon coast – and they have already been seen in fairly decent numbers in the area. Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) officials expect…