Find out some of the amazing features of Oregon’s largest marine reserve. The unique combination of features both above and below the water provide the perfect habitat to both ancient and endangered creatures.

Heceta Bank & Underwater Geography


Marbled Murrelet

Pacific Lamprey

Human connection

Cape Perpetua Collaborative posts volunteer opportunities on their events calendar at:

Visitor Resources and Community Science info can be found here:

Special Thanks to:

  • Oregon Coast Visitors Association
  • Cape Perpetua Marine Reserve
  • Cape Perpetua Collaborative
  • Portland Audubon
  • ODFW Marine Habitat Program
  • Oregon Murrelet Project

Video and music by Tom McCambridge


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