Beaver Creek, COA 027

Beaver Creek
Photo Credit: Doug Cottam, ODFW

Beaver creek watershed is diverse and productive as habitats start at the beach and move up to the old growth forests

COA ID: 027

Local Conservation Actions and Plans

Potential Partners

  • Lincoln Co. SWCD
  • Mid-coast watershed councils
  • Oregon Department of Forestry
  • Oregon Parks and Recreation Department
  • The Wetlands Conservancy
  • US Forest Service

Special Features

General

  • Extensive peat bog/fen wetlands
  • Late successional reserve forests on USFS property
  • Numerous Bald Eagle nesting sites

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID CR-18 (Yaquina Bay)
  • 2006 COA ID CR-19 (Beaver Creek Marsh)
  • 2006 COA ID CR-21 (Drift Creek (Alsea) area)

Protected Areas

  • Beaver Creek State Natural Area
  • Drift Creek Wilderness
  • Estella Matilda Happ Preserve
  • Ona Beach State Park
  • Seal Rock Wetland Preserve
  • Siuslaw National Forest

Ecoregions

Strategy Habitats

Specialized Local Habitats

  • Fen
  • Off channel habitat

Strategy Species