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Thursday November 14th, 6:30 -9:30 pm

Coopers Hall

404 SE 6th Ave, Portland 97214

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  • 10
    August.10

    Ode to the Tides, OPENING RECEPTION, Newport Visual Arts Center

    1:00 pm-6:00 pm
    08-10-2019

    August 10th Opening Reception 1:00 – 6:00 pm Newport Visual Arts Center 

    Ode to the Tides will be available for viewing August 2nd – September 25th at three locations  in Newport: Newport Visual Arts Center, Pacific Marine Heritage Center and Hatfield Marine Science Center. 

    The Wetlands Conservancy and partners are sponsoring Ode to the Tides, a traveling art exhibit and sale in 2019 to highlight the beauty, ecological, and economic value of near-shore coastal habitats. The exhibit will focus on the plants, animals, and fish that live in estuaries and tide pools where fresh and salt water combine.  The goals of the exhibition are to celebrate the aesthetic and ecological significance of Oregon’s estuaries, tide pools and intertidal habitats, and build a diverse community of Oregonians and coastal visitors to promote protection and conservation for generations to come.

    Ode to the Tides will contain original art in a variety of media, created by Northwest artists, and will be displayed at seven venues on the Northern Oregon coast and Willamette Valley from May-December 2019. Ode to the Tides goals are to recognize the aesthetic and ecological significance Oregon’s estuaries, tide pools and intertidal habitats, to spark community and creative interdisciplinary engagement, promote conservation and enhance visitor experience and support of coastal resources and communities. In addition to the exhibition and sales of art to support coastal conservation, each venue will offer scientific programs, student led events, outdoor  and food experiences for visitors throughout the time the show.

  • 11
    August.11

    Ode to the Tides, OPENING RECEPTION, Pacific Maritime Heritage Center

    1:00 pm-3:00 pm
    08-11-2019

    August 11th Opening Reception 1:00 – 3:00 pm Pacific Marine Heritage Center.

    Ode to the Tides will be available for viewing August 2nd – September 25th at three locations  in Newport: Newport Visual Arts Center, Pacific Marine Heritage Center and Hatfield Marine Science Center. 

    The Wetlands Conservancy and partners are sponsoring Ode to the Tides, a traveling art exhibit and sale in 2019 to highlight the beauty, ecological, and economic value of near-shore coastal habitats. The exhibit will focus on the plants, animals, and fish that live in estuaries and tide pools where fresh and salt water combine.  The goals of the exhibition are to celebrate the aesthetic and ecological significance of Oregon’s estuaries, tide pools and intertidal habitats, and build a diverse community of Oregonians and coastal visitors to promote protection and conservation for generations to come.

    Ode to the Tides will contain original art in a variety of media, created by Northwest artists, and will be displayed at seven venues on the Northern Oregon coast and Willamette Valley from May-December 2019. Ode to the Tides goals are to recognize the aesthetic and ecological significance Oregon’s estuaries, tide pools and intertidal habitats, to spark community and creative interdisciplinary engagement, promote conservation and enhance visitor experience and support of coastal resources and communities. In addition to the exhibition and sales of art to support coastal conservation, each venue will offer scientific programs, student led events, outdoor  and food experiences for visitors throughout the time the show.

  • 17
    August.17

    Marine Debris & Microplastics, Ode to the Tides Event

    11:00 am-12:00 pm
    08-17-2019
    Hatfield Visitor Center
    2030 SE Marine Science Drive Newport, OR 97365-5229

    Marine debris impacts our coastal ecosystems. This presentation, by Dorothy Horn, will discuss her doctoral research at PSU on the impacts of microplastics on nearshore organisms in Oregon and address ways we can all make changes to help with the problem.

  • 24
    August.24

    Ode to Birds, Ode to Tides

    11:00 am-12:00 pm
    08-24-2019
    Hatfield Visitor Center
    2030 SE Marine Science Drive Newport, OR 97365-5229

    For more information: https://seagrant.oregonstate.edu/visitor-center

     

    Photo Credit: Wallace Kaufman

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Wetlands & Wellies 2019

Thursday November 14th 6:30pm

Coopers Hall

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