Oregon Doesn't Stop at the Beach

The Cape Perpetua Collaborative’s vision is to foster conservation and collaboration within local communities for scientific exchange, management, awareness, and stewardship from the land to the sea in and around Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve.

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Cove Beach Cleanup

July 8

Join us on the beach for a marine debris cleanup at Cove Beach. This project is great for anyone who would like to give 1-2 hours of their time, contribute to science and clean up beaches touching Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve and Protected Areas.

Training: Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve Ambassador Program

July 11

The Cape Perpetua Collaborative is looking for interpretive volunteers to engage with visitors to the Cape Perpetua/Yachats area with stories of the local community and history, Oregon’s marine conservation efforts and promote marine stewardship.

Marbled Murrelet Virtual Training

July 16

The presentation will cover general murrelet ecology, importance of the Cape Perpetua IBA and marine reserves, updates on the Oregon Marbled Murrelet Project and the latest on murrelet conservation efforts in Oregon.

About Cape Perpetua Collaborative

Working together and coordinating conservation efforts in this region will help make efficient use to leverage available resources, and accelerate the pace at which Oregonians are made aware of, appreciate, understand and support the natural and cultural values of this region.

Three principles guide all management tasks and activities implemented by collaborative partners.

Community Engagement

Engaging in Partnerships

Leveraging Resources

Founding Partners

In 2017, team was composed of representatives from recreation management and conservation organizations and was working to include other local NGOs and a local tribe.

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.

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