Marine Reserve Partners


Organizations, businesses, and other entities support the existence and implementation of marine reserves in Oregon.

Scientific Institutions

OMRP collaborates with scientific institutions to inform and communicate science priorities and information.

Oregon Museum of Science and Industry (OMSI) - A science and technology museum in Portland, Oregon
Partnership for Interdisciplinary Study of Coastal Oceans (PISCO) - A long-term monitoring and research program
The Oregon Institute of Marine Biology (OIMB) - A University of Oregon marine biology teaching and research facility


Marine Reserve Management Agencies

OMRP collaborates with Oregon's management agencies to further community engagement and share information.

Department of Land and Conservation Development (DLCD) - Ocean and marine spatial planning

Department of State Lands (DSL) - Submerged lands and leases

Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) - Management and monitoring

Oregon Parks and Recreation Department (OPRD) - Rocky shores management

Oregon State Police (OSP) - Enforcement



Other Federal and State Agencies

OMRP collaborates with other state and federal agencies to advance mutual goals associated with Oregon's marine reserves.
Oregon Travel Experience - Promotes tourism throughout Oregon


Community Teams and Local Groups

OMRP collaborates with community teams and local groups to share information about Oregon's marine reserves.
Lower Nehalem Community Trust - Preserves land and nurtures conservation values in partnership with an engaged community in the Nehalem region of the Oregon Coast.
MidCoast Watersheds Council - Improves the health of streams and watersheds of Oregon's central coast so they can produce clean waterk, rebuild healthy salmon populations, and support a healthy ecosystem and economy.
Siuslaw Watershed Council - Develops and participates in community efforts to restore and protect watershed health, water quality and native fish populations
North Coast Land Conservancy- The mission is to conserve Oregon's coastal lands forever
Redfish Rocks Community Team - Collaborates and develops recommendations for Redfish Rocks in Port Orford


OMRP collaborates with Oregon businesses that seek to advance understanding and awareness of Oregon's marine reserves.

Sea Lion Caves - A connected system of sea caves and caverns open to the Pacific Ocean in the U.S. state of Oregon

Ocean Haven - Ocean Haven is nature-friendly lodging in Yachats, Oregon