August 17, 2019
Salem-News.com Ocean articles
Salem-News.com (Sep-09-2017 00:24)
Two Men Die When Boat Capsizes in Pacific Ocean Near Depoe BaySalem-News.com
The cause of the capsized boat is still under investigation.
(DEPOE BAY, Ore.) -
The US Coast Guard responded with a motor lifeboat and recovered the body, a deceased male identified as 69-year old Robert Lawrence Zimmel, from Forest Grove.
Salem-News.com (Sep-05-2016 15:18)
Vandalism at Cape Kiwanda Destroys Duckbill FormationBonnie King Salem-News.com
Vandals crossed a fence put there for safety, and then destroyed the landmark.
(PACIFIC CITY, Ore.) -
A natural rock formation at Cape Kiwanda State Natural Area was found in pieces last week. The park is on the Oregon coast in southern Tillamook County.
Salem-News.com (May-05-2016 17:18)
Body of Katy Roe Recovered from OceanSalem-News.com
Sad news for a community that has been holding out hope.
(DEPOE BAY, Ore.) -
The US Coast Guard, Station Depoe Bay they had located and recovered a clothed female body from the ocean just outside the jaws of the Depoe Bay Harbor just before 6 a.m. today.
Salem-News.com (Jan-31-2016 16:03)
SOSU Student Dies Swimming in Pacific OceanSalem-News.com
Whaleshead Beach State Park is in Curry County
(MEDFORD, Ore.) -
An Ashland man died while swimming in the Pacific Ocean at Whaleshead Beach State Park located on Oregon's south coast.
Salem-News.com (May-06-2015 16:15)
Researchers Measure Giant Internal Waves that Help Regulate ClimateSalem-News.com
The waves have important global implications.
(CORVALLIS, Ore.) -
Once a day, a wave as tall as the Empire State Building and as much as a hundred miles wide forms in the waters between Taiwan and the Philippines and rolls across the South China Sea – but on the surface, it is hardly noticed.
Salem-News.com (Oct-21-2014 22:18)
New Ocean Partnership to Improve Awareness of Oregon`s Marine Reserves and Protected AreasSalem-News.com Staff
The Oregon Marine Reserves Partnership engages the public and invites their participation.
(NEWPORT, Ore.) -
A new partnership focused on sharing information, promoting science and cooperative research, and engaging citizens in Oregon’s marine reserves and protected areas has launched.
Salem-News.com (Sep-16-2014 11:38)
Over 2 Trillion Becquerels of Radioactive Waste in Pacific in Only 10 MonthsDavid Gutierrez / Global Research
This enormous amount of Radioactive Waste flowed from Fukushima Plant into the Pacific Ocean
At least 2 trillion becquerels’ worth of radioactive material flowed from the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant into the Pacific Ocean between August 2013 and May 2014, plant operator Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has admitted.
Salem-News.com (Nov-04-2013 00:15)
Exploding Whale is One of Oregon`s Most Memorable MomentsBonnie King Salem-News.com
It’s no wonder this event was, for many years, considered to be an urban legend.
(SALEM, Ore.) -
November 12, 1970 is a day that has lived in infamy for Oregonians and bizarre-story enthusiasts the world over.