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What is a Bioblitz?

July 5th – July 7th the Oregon Coast Aquarium would like to invite the public to explore Oregon’s coastal waters this summer while helping local scientists for the annual Marine Reserve Bioblitzes. A BioBlitz is an intensive survey of a defined area on a single day with the goal of […]

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Aquarium “Seapunk”

Calling all Jules Verne and steampunk aficionados—the Oregon Coast Aquarium’s newest exhibit, Seapunk: Powered by Imagination, opens on May 25. The exhibit is modeled after the subgenre of science fiction, art, technology, and fashion inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery known as steampunk. Seapunk: Powered by Imagination shows a new […]

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A New Oregon License Plate

NEWPORT, Ore. – A new Oregon license plate, with the image of a gray whale mother and her calf, will be available at Oregon Department of Motor Vehicles offices throughout the state beginning on Feb. 1. “This is a wonderful way to support marine mammal conservation on a local and […]