Science Excursions

Join us for a science adventure! Get up-close and personal with Oregon's natural and cultural history through one of our expert-led tours.

Excursion at the Oregon Coast


Seed Ball Restoration with the McKenzie River Trust 
Friday, March 15 | 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 noon

Embark on an educational tour of Green Island, a former farm site outside of Coburg that the McKenzie River Trust is now restoring. Participants will learn about the site's restoration story, and help distribute seed balls to encourage its healthy native ecosystem. The trip involves minimal walking on level ground. Snacks and water provided. 

$10 per participant, $5 for MNCH members.  Space is limited and preregistration is required. Transportation is provided. Participants may also drive themselves; ask about directions when you register. 

To register, download and fill out a registration from, waiver, and email to, or register in person.

For more information please contact the education department at or call 541-346-1694.