Lower Rogue River and Estuary, COA 049

a wide river flows through a forested landscape on an overcast day.
The Lower Rogue River flows through southwestern Oregon. Photo Credit: Curtis Edwards, ODFW

This are contains the mouth of the Rogue River and is important habitat for Salmonids accessing the rest of the system. It has mature upland forests with a productive hardwood understory that supports a diverse assemblage of wildlife species.

COA ID: 049

Local Conservation Actions and Plans

Potential Partners

  • Oregon Parks and Recreation Department
  • US Fish and Wildlife Service

Special Features

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID CR-38 (Cape Blanco area)
  • 2006 COA ID CR-39 (Rogue River Estuary)
  • 2006 COA ID KM-03 (Rogue area)

Protected Areas

  • Geisel Monument State Heritage Site
  • Gold Beach 4-H Area
  • Lower Rogue River
  • Oregon Islands Wilderness
  • Otter Point State Recreation Site
  • Rogue River
  • Rogue River-Siskiyou National Forest

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Strategy Habitats

Strategy Species