Celebrate Migratory Birds at Cape Perpetua

Everyday is bird daySusan Bonfield, Environment for the Americas A simple statement made by one of EFTA’s own coordinators when we told her about our World Migratory Bird Day event happening a week after the traditional celebration date. Simple but effective. Because what a way to...

My Summer Internship in Oregon Has Come and Gone

The summer has come and gone, and I am finishing my last week at the park. Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area quickly became a second home, and I'm sad to say goodbye. I can tell I will be homesick the moment I leave the Oregon...

A hiker’s paradise

What do people on the Oregon central coast do for fun? With the vast amount of state parks and National Forest land the answer is very intuitive. The major activities people do during their free time have to do with the outdoors. Hiking is perhaps...

Marbled Murrelet Training

[caption id="attachment_3388" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Marbled murrelet[/caption] Marbled murrelets, a species unknown to me and to plenty I am sure, is a threatened seabird located in Washington, Oregon, and California that nests in old-growth forests. On Wednesday, I had the opportunity to attend a marbled murrelet training and...