Seafood Collaborative

The Southwestern Oregon Food System Collaborative is a group of local organizations who have come together around the idea of creating a thriving and resilient local food system in Coos, Curry, and Douglas counties [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Working Landscapes & Seascapes|

The Wild Rivers Coast Food Trail

The Farm Trail project grew out of the Travel Oregon Rural Tourism Studio program. Wild Rivers Coast Farm Trail is a cooperative promotional effort by nine participating farmers and markets, led by the Eat Fresh and Local action team with support from the Bandon Chamber of Commerce and [...]

By |July 26th, 2017|Working Landscapes & Seascapes|

Bandon High School Go Native Project

In 2013, Wild Rivers Coast Alliance awarded a $30,000 challenge grant to the Bandon High School Go Native project which required Go Native to raise the challenged amount from other sources before they were eligible to receive the grant from WRCA.  With the determination and dedication of Darcy Grahek, the Bandon School District’s Indian Education […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Working Landscapes & Seascapes|

Gorse Action Group

Gorse (Ulex europeaus) is an Oregon State Class B Noxious weed found in abundance on the southern Oregon coast. Gorse was intentionally introduced into the southern Oregon coast in the late 1800s and is now rated one of the top 100 worst invasive species worldwide (World Conservation Union), and the #1 most invasive species on the south coast of Oregon (Oregon State Parks).

By |March 30th, 2015|Working Landscapes & Seascapes|

Beaver Slough Drainage District

The Beaver Slough Drainage District (BSDD) is developing an innovative conservation project in the Coquille River basin that will increase the productivity of agricultural lands and improve the health of critical salmon habitat.  This project demonstrates the working landscapes concept which highlights a mutual benefit for both landowners and conservation.

Using funds provided by Wild Rivers […]

By |March 30th, 2015|Working Landscapes & Seascapes|