Outdoor

COURTESY DAVE LEDIG, USFWS
Outdoor, Travel, Wildlife

Where Fresh Meets Saltwater: Tidal Marshes

STORY BY GAIL OBERST FOR THE FULL PRINT EDITORIAL VERSION OF THE STORY CLICK HERE I AM SITTING in Coos Bay’s Sunset Memorial Park, between my mother’s and my father’s graves, because this is where my story about sloughs, tidal wetlands, and salt marshes begins. From this vantage point above […]

PHOTO BY CHERYL D. WANNER
Outdoor, Travel

Fishing the Rocks

Looking for a new fishing venture?  Here’s one that’s affordable, relatively easy, and doesn’t require a boat. STORY AND PHOTOS BY CHERYL D. WANNER FOR THE FULL PRINT EDITORIAL VERSION OF THE STORY CLICK HERE SOME OF THE most varied and exciting fishing in Oregon can be found right off […]

Footprints in sand
Outdoor, Travel

In Her Footsteps

STORY BY BONNIE HENDERSON FOR THE FULL PRINT EDITORIAL VERSION OF THE STORY CLICK HERE FIRST THERE WERE animals, leaving footsteps in the sand and wearing paths through the dunes and headlands. Then came people—walking the beaches, following the game trails, and forging new trails. Half of those people—the first […]