Shoreline Education for Awareness



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For anyone wishing to volunteer for SEA this summer, our Volunteer Training will be on May 22 and 23 at the Bandon Community Center (also known as “The Barn”), 1200 Eleventh Street SW, Bandon. The training begins at 9:00 AM on the 22nd and at 9:30 AM on the 23rd.

Whether or not you plan to volunteer as a Wildlife Interpreter this summer, the information you’ll receive at this training will help you to better understand the marine life that we see around us every day on the Oregon Coast.

Click the link below to see the agenda. We hope to see you there!

2018 Volunteer Training Schedule


SEA provides trained wildlife interpreters to visitors, schools and civic groups in meeting its primary mission of education regarding shoreline habitats and the wildlife along the southern Oregon coast.

In addition to the schools and civic groups in SEA had about 22,000 visitor contacts at Coquille Point and Simpson Reef during the summer season.

Links to other important organizations

There are many organizations doing important work in our region. We would like to let you know about them by sharing their links below. Please visit these sites and see what you can learn from them.

Ocean Conservancy

American Cetacean Society


Simpson Reef 294

Washed Ashore

Charleston Marine Life Center

South Slough Reserve


Oregon Institute of Marine Biology

Oregon Shores Conservation Coalition