Nestucca River Watershed, COA 017

The Nestucca River in Oregon's Coast Range Ecoregion.
The Nestucca River in Oregon's Coast Range Ecoregion. Photo Credit: Herman Biederbeck, ODFW

A 190 square mile area of the Coast Range mixed and late successional conifer forest; riparian areas of Nestucca River and freshwater wetlands. Area is conterminal with Nestucca Bay and Trask Mountain COA

COA ID: 017

Local Conservation Actions and Plans

  • American Fisheries Society Diversity Area
  • Oregon Biodiversity Project Conservation opportunity areas
  • Siuslaw National Forest High Priority Restoration Area
  • The Oregon Plan Core Salmon Area

Potential Partners

Special Features

General

  • Much of the area lies within Siuslaw National Forest, Adaptive Management Area for conservation values.

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID CR-13 (Nestucca River Watershed)

Ecoregions

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Strategy Species