Lichens and Lichen Bioindication Science
During this presentation, Doug Glavich will give a brief introduction to lichens, survey some Coast Range lichen species, and explore some bioindication projects—large scale air quality mapping, heavy metal tracing, and climate zone indication.
Can Two Small Predator Species Compensate for the Loss of Ochre Stars in the Rocky Intertidal After Sea Star Wasting?
This talk will discuss the roles of two predator species in mitigating ecological effects caused by the decline in Ochre Stars, how predator effects vary along the Oregon coast, and how our understanding of SSW is shaping how scientists respond to disease outbreaks in the sea.
Introduction into the
Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve
Marine Reserve Area
Marine Protected Areas
Seabird Protected Area
The Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve is Oregon’s largest marine reserve. The site is located off the central Oregon coast stretching between the towns of Yachats and Florence. The site includes a marine reserve, two Marine Protected Areas (MPAs), and a Seabird Protection Area.