Here you’ll find current and past news stories involving COASST, as well as Science Updates, Fact Sheets about seabird die-offs, and videos highlighting our work.


Science Updates

These are special publications highlighting recent research and peer-reviewed scientific papers.



Video Publications

A Wing, A Bill, or A Foot

COASST Documentary film produced by the NW Documentary and the Documentary Explorers Camp at the Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI)

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What dead birds tell us about ecosystems

COASST Executive Director, Julia Parrish, discusses what dead birds tell us about ecosystems and the COASST Beached Birds Program

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Marine conservation biologist Julia K. Parrish – ScienceLives

COASST Executive Director, Julia Parrish, describes COASST and her career as a marine conservation biologist.

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Champions of Change: Citizen Science

At the White House COASST Executive Director, Julia Parrish, receives the Champion of Change Award (Julia speaks at 11:05).

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Seabirds and Citizen Science

Students from Beaverton Health and Science High School worked with the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team to learn about citizen science in their backyard.

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