Cape Perpetua Winter Speaker Series
Enjoy a variety of free educational presentations hosted by the Cape Perpetua Collaborative. Guest speaker presentations will be held most Saturdays at 10:00am, from January 9 - March 27 (excluding holidays). Winter presentations will include a special focus on hiking, pinnipeds, beavers & climate change, old growth forest, humpback whales, juvenile fish and more! All events are free and held virtually on Zoom this season.
February 27 at 10:00am - Presenting Vicki Penwell, Director of Cape Perpetua Visitor Center, Siuslaw National Forest
Join Vicki for an exploration of the history of forestry science and philosophy from the turn of the 20th century up through the current Siuslaw National Forest restoration efforts. A holistic, ecological approach to how we view old growth has led to dramatic changes in our understanding of this dynamic forest.