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Coastal Hazards

Coastal Hazards

Coastal hazards may be catastrophic such as earthquakes or tsunamis, or chronic, such as coastal erosion, landslides, windthrow and flooding.

Articles & Stories

Photo Credit: NOAA, Marine Debris Program (2014)Marine pollution can originate from land,...
Photo credit: Randy Baumhover, Shore Acres State Park, Oregon (2014)The term “biophysical”...
Floods Floods are a common hazard in Oregon. The damaging effects of a flood can be local or...
When faced with the question of how climate change will affect Oregon wetlands, the current answer...
Photo Credit: Tiffany Woods, Oregon Sea Grant (2016)Coastlines are beautiful and appealing places...

Maps and Tools

Oregon Explorer mapping tool with locations of past and present coastal research projects on the... more

Data Collections

The Oregon Coastal Atlas provides access to data and information which can be used to inform... more

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