The Grand Bay National Estuarine Research Reserve
was the setting for a study which analyzed land use changes within the general vicinity of the reserve during the 20th Century using both historical accounts received through one-on-one interviews with senior citizens as well as interpretation of aerial photography.
"This area here was chosen out of all the estuaries all over the United States to be the first national estuarine research reserve
, which says a lot about Oregon and what the politics of that time allowed and supported," Gaskill said.
Forest Service and the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
and has expertise in aquatic and terrestial wetland and upland biology, and habitat research and assessment.
Cyrano has an important role to play at the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
, a part of Coos Bay's South Slough Estuary.
The AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps is working with the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
to construct a new North Creek Trail in Charleston.
The National Estuarine Research Reserve
and the National Estuary Program are jointly sponsoring the Internet broadcasts, which will use wireless video transmissions to provide "virtual" field trips to eight of the 14 estuaries.
That project will be conducted in cooperation with the South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
and the Siuslaw Soil and Water Conservation District.