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“Journeying Oregon’s New Marine Reserves by Bike”

These are a series of blogs written by Chris Rurik and published in the National Geographic’s Ocean Views series. The third blog, exploring Otter Rock, was just published. Chris writes, “Journey with us as we stumble around tide pools, talk to educators, and wrestle with the question of how marine reserves might drive tourism”. The […]

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OIMB Research at Lough Hyne, Ireland

OIMB Research at Lough Hyne, Ireland

Cynthia Trowbridge, 6 American students, and her British and Irish colleagues are in their final week of collaborative research at Europe’s first marine reserve at Lough Hyne, Co. Cork, Ireland. The group participated in the annual Heritage Week “touch tank” event as well as many other cultural or historical events. Follow the group’s activities through […]

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How to Report a Dead or Injured Marine Mammal

OIMB is part of the West Coast Marine Mammal Stranding Network. If you need to report a dead or injured stranded marine mammal please call the West Coast Marine Mammal Stranding hotline at 1-866-767-6114. Please give the animal space and do not attempt to push the animal back in the water, touch, or feed it. For […]

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