Wildlife

Travel, Wildlife

Over The Moon About Jellies

There is a lot to love about jellyfish—no bones about it. Story by Emily Kolkemo Image above: Pacific sea nettle. Photo by MacKenna Hainey Jellyfish are weird. Anyone who has spent much time on a beach has encountered translucent jelly blobs on the sand, or stumbled upon the clear, marble […]

Outdoor, Wildlife

They’re Cute—But Not Abandoned

It’s that time of year again: Seal pups are appearing on beaches along the Oregon coast. Though they may appear to be abandoned, most of the time they are just resting and waiting for mom. Beachgoers are asked to stifle their desire to assist these animals in some way, and […]

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 […]