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New scenic waterways

January 29th, 2016 · Comments Off on New scenic waterways · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown designates Chetco, Molalla rivers as scenic waterways (Register Guard, 1/27/2016) Kate Brown approves new scenic waterways in Oregon (Oregonian, 1/28/2016) State scenic waterway report : Chetco River [PDF] (2014) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department State scenic waterway report : Molalla River [PDF] (2014) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Sneaker waves

January 25th, 2016 · Comments Off on Sneaker waves · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Sneaker wave near Coos Bay caught on video: ‘It would have taken anybody in its path.’ (Oregonian, 1/23/2016) Beach safety tips for kids (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Luckiamute Landing hiking

January 7th, 2016 · Comments Off on Luckiamute Landing hiking · Parks & Recreation Dept.

A walk in the woods (Democrat Herald, 1/1/2016) Luckiamute Landing State Natural Area [PDF] (2011) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Elijah Bristow State Park

January 6th, 2016 · Comments Off on Elijah Bristow State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Elijah Bristow State Park welcomes 2016 with a party — of horses (Register Guard, 01/02/2016) Elijah Bristow State Park trails [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Winter whale watching

December 28th, 2015 · Comments Off on Winter whale watching · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Winter whale watching week starts Sunday along the Oregon coast (Oregonian, 12/26/2015) Whale of a good time begins Sunday in coastal waters (Register Guard, 12/25/2015) Whale watching spoken here : call for volunteers (annual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Whale Watching Center, Depoe Bay [PDF] (2013) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Oregon trails plan

December 11th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oregon trails plan · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Comments invited on statewide trails plan (Daily Astorian, 12/10/2015) Oregon trails 2015 : a vision for the future : the 2015-2024 Oregon statewide recreational trails plan [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Historic cemetery cleanup

December 1st, 2015 · Comments Off on Historic cemetery cleanup · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Volunteers Clean Tiny Lane Cemetery in Winchester, Ore. (Jefferson Public Radio, 11/25/2015) Cemetery grants (serial) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, Heritage Programs Division How to organize a cemetery clean up day [PDF] (2015) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, Heritage Programs Division How to clean cemetery markers [PDF] (2015) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, Heritage Programs […]

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Scenic river designations

November 23rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Scenic river designations · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Scenic status recommended for Oregon’s Molalla and Chetco rivers (Capital Press, 11/22/2015) Draft pilot state scenic waterway management plan : Molalla River [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Draft pilot state scenic waterway management plan : Chetco River [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Grants for veteran memorials

November 19th, 2015 · Comments Off on Grants for veteran memorials · Parks & Recreation Dept.

State offers grants for veteran memorials (News-Review, 11/18/2015) Veterans and war memorial grant instruction manual (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Ecola State Park closure

November 17th, 2015 · Comments Off on Ecola State Park closure · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Ecola State Park, Arcadia Beach have storm-related closures (Oregonian, 11/16/2015) Ecola State Park (annual) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Gorse and Bandon State Natural Area

November 9th, 2015 · Comments Off on Gorse and Bandon State Natural Area · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Money that developer gave Oregon to fight invasive plant will now go to clean up his mess (Oregonian, 11/03/2015) Bandon State Natural Area Disturbance Assessment [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway

November 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Federal grant boosts Detroit’s scenic bikeway (Statesman Journal, 11/2/2015) Cascading Rivers Scenic Bikeway [PDF] (2014) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

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Brian Booth State Park

October 12th, 2015 · Comments Off on Brian Booth State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Hike, kayak at new state park on coast (Statesman Journal, 10/9/2015) Brian Booth State Park comprehensive plan : draft [PDF] (2014) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Brian Booth State Park : trails at Beaver Creek [PDF] (2014) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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State trail designation

September 30th, 2015 · Comments Off on State trail designation · Parks & Recreation Dept.

New state trail designations sought (Mail Tribune, 9/28/2015) Nominations sought for state trail designations (KTVZ, 9/28/2015) Oregon Recreation Trails Designation Program handbook : Oregon scenic trails, Oregon regional trails [PDF] (2010) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Milo McIver State Park

September 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Milo McIver State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Walkabout: Beauty abounds at Milo McIver State Park (Oregonian, 9/2/2015) Milo McIver State Park recreation guide [PDF] (2014) Oregon Parks and Recreation Department

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Boardman State Scenic Corridor

August 4th, 2015 · Comments Off on Boardman State Scenic Corridor · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Boardman State Scenic Corridor features 12 magical miles along U.S. 101 (Oregonian, 8/2/2015) Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor : trails and viewpoints [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Shellfish toxins

August 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Shellfish toxins · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Shellfish toxins close mussel gathering on central coast (Statesman Journal, 8/3/2015) What are shellfish biotoxin closures? [PDF] (2014) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Food Safety Program Recent biotoxin data (serial) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Food Safety Program

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Harris Beach State Park

August 3rd, 2015 · Comments Off on Harris Beach State Park · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Brookings has more coastal gems than Harris Beach State Park (Oregonian, 8/3/2015) Harris Beach campground (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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Oswald West and Oregon’s beaches

July 27th, 2015 · Comments Off on Oswald West and Oregon’s beaches · Parks & Recreation Dept., Office of the Governor

Past Tense Oregon: Oswald West helped set precedent for Oregon’s public beaches (Oregonian, 7/27/2015) Biennial message of Oswald West, Governor of Oregon, to the twenty-seventh Legislative Assembly, regular session, 1913 [PDF] (1913) Oregon Office of the Governor Oregon’s beaches : a birthright preserved [PDF] (1977) Oregon Parks and Recreation Branch.

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Cape Blanco

July 27th, 2015 · Comments Off on Cape Blanco · Parks & Recreation Dept.

Cape Blanco Lighthouse sits at farthest west point in Oregon (Oregonian, 7/27/2015) Cape Blanco lighthouse (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Cape Blanco campground (serial) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department Wild Rivers Coast Scenic Bikeway [PDF] (2015) Oregon State Parks and Recreation Department

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