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Snowy plover nesting season

March 16th, 2015 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Agencies remind beachgoers to be mindful of snowy plovers (KPTV, 3/14/2015) Habitat conservation plan for the western snowy plover [PDF] (2010) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department and United States Department of the Interior, Fish and Wildlife Service Annual compliance report of the habitat conservation plan for the western snowy plover (annual) Oregon Parks and Recreation […]

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Scenic bikeways and byways

March 3rd, 2015 · No Comments · Dept. of Transportation, Parks & Recreation Dept., Travel Oregon

Crooked River road may become scenic bikeway (Bend Bulletin, 3/2/2015) Designation handbook for Oregon recreation trails : Oregon Scenic Bikeways [PDF] (2014) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department Oregon scenic bikeways [PDF] (2013) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department Oregon scenic byways & tour routes : a driving guide [PDF] (2014) Travel Oregon and Oregon Department of […]

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Columbia River Gorge tourism

March 2nd, 2015 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Columbia River Gorge, one of 7 Wonders of Oregon: who knew sternwheeler was so fun (Oregonian, 3/2/2015) Columbia River Gorge state parks & Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, state parks [PDF] (2007) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

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Best coast hikes

February 20th, 2015 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

10 best places for beautiful hiking on Oregon coast, south to north (Oregonian, 2/19/2015) Cape Lookout State Park trail guide [PDF] (2013) Oregon Parks & Recreation Department Ecola State Park : Clatsop Loop Trail [PDF] (2003) Oregon Parks & Recreation Department

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Silver Falls State Park name

February 2nd, 2015 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

‘Creek’ long dried up in Silver Falls name (Statesman Journal, 1/31/2015) Silver Falls State Park : master plan [PDF] (2009) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Silver Creek Falls : Oregon’s premier state park [PDF] (1943) Oregon State Parks Commission

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Silver Falls trail races

November 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Silver Falls trail races bring runners among waterfalls (Statesman Journal, 11/3/2014) Silver Falls State Park, trail guide (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Oregon coast lighthouses

August 4th, 2014 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Oregon Coast Lighthouses Offer Special Tours (BeachConnection.net, 8/1/2014) Oregon coast lighthouses (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Oregon state parks guide

March 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

New state parks guide available (Lebanon-Express, 3/1/2014) Oregon state parks guide (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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State parks and biking

March 3rd, 2014 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept., Travel Oregon

Oregon Top Five: Ideas for Oregon state parks (Statesman Journal, 3/2/2014) The economic significance of bicycle-related travel in Oregon [PDF] (2013) Travel Oregon Oregon scenic bikeways [PDF] (2012) Travel Oregon Oregon scenic bikeways [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Whale sightings

January 27th, 2014 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

State Officials Say Still Plenty of Whales Seen on Oregon Coast (BeachConnection.net, 1/22/2014) Whale watch week count (semiannual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Whale watching volunteer training

December 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Whale Watch Week approaches on Oregon coast, Dec. 26-31 (Oregonian, 12/22/2013) Whale watching spoken here : call for volunteers (annual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Land exchange projects

November 25th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Bandon State Natural Area gets nod toward 280-acre trade, which would become 27-hole golf course (Oregonian, 11/24/2013) Oregon Parks Commission OKs developer, rancher land swap (Capital Press, 11/20/2013) Appraisal report of Bandon State natural area, Coos County, Oregon (2011) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Self contained appraisal report of Bandon Biota land [PDF] (2010) […]

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Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail

November 15th, 2013 · No Comments · Dept. of Transportation, Parks & Recreation Dept.

Bikers Can Now Travel Troutdale To Cascade Locks On State Trail (OPB, 11/14/2013) Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail opens Moffett Creek section (Oregonian, 11/15/2013) Historic Columbia River Highway bike map [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department The Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail news (serial) Oregon Department of Transportation Columbia River Gorge […]

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Scenic and recreation trails

November 7th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

What’s your favorite Oregon trail? ORTAC seeking to highlight outstanding trails (Statesman Journal, 11/7/2013) Oregon Recreation Trails Designation Program handbook [PDF] (2010) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

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Oregon beach safety

November 4th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Can You Swim in the Pacific Ocean on the Oregon Coast? (Oregon Coast Beach Connection, 11/4/2013) Beach safety tips [PDF] (2007) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Beach safety tips for kids (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Opening of Cottonwood Canyon State Park

September 23rd, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cottonwood Canyon opens as Oregon’s second-largest state park, thanks to Western Rivers Conservancy (Oregonian, 9/23/2013) Oregon’s Newest State Park To Open Wednesday (OPB, 9/23/2013) Cottonwood Canyon State Park [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Cottonwood Canyon State Park

August 28th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cottonwood Canyon State Park on John Day River, one month before dedication (Oregonian, 8/23/2013) Cottonwood Canyon State Park comprehensive plan [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Tualatin Valley Scenic Bikeway

August 20th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Beaverton, Banks and Beyond Bicycle Tour offers cyclists up to 100 miles of beautiful bikeways (Oregonian, 8/18/2013) Tualatin Valley Scenic Bikeway management plan [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Tualatin Valley Scenic Bikeway [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Cape Lookout State Park

June 17th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cape near Tillamook offers trails with forest, coastal views (Statesman Journal, 6/15/2013) Cape Lookout State Park trail guide [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Oregon’s tidepools

June 12th, 2013 · No Comments · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Huge Minus Tides on Oregon Coast in June (Beach Connection, 6/8/2013)

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