Sea Turtle Recovering in Newport

Newport, Oregon— A distressed olive ridley turtle named “Solstice” is showing slight signs of improvement one week into her rehabilitation at the Oregon Coast Aquarium. The turtle was found on the winter solstice, thus her name.  She was found hypothermic and dehydrated on a beach in Oysterville, Washington. The aquarium says “her location alone indicated … Continue reading »

Oregon Coast Aquarium Visits School

MEDFORD, Ore. — Since a field trip to the coast isn’t a possibility for some Rogue Valley students, the coast is coming to them. It’s part of the Oregon Coast Aquarium’s education program. The outreach team stopped by Hoover Elementary School on Wednesday morning to give third to sixth graders an idea of what they … Continue reading »