Wildlife

Bruce Mate by Hannah O'Leary
News, Wildlife

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 […]

Oregon Coast Aquarium Olive Ridley X-ray check up
Outdoor, Wildlife

Sea Turtle Rescue Update

The two olive ridley sea turtles recently rescued by the Oregon Coast Aquarium did not make it, despite the aquarium’s best efforts to save them. The first sea turtle, named Donatello, stranded on Horsefall Beach in Coos Bay on Wednesday. The female olive ridley suffered from multiple breaks in her […]