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On Common Ground:

Documentary offers underwater view, will fuel discussion (PDF)

Capturing the image of Oregon's ocean, Karen Meyer, Green Fire (PDF)

Protection of our state's resources shouldn't stop at the shoreline, Kitty Piercy, Eugene Mayor (PDF)

More must be done to protect ocean, Bill Bradbury, Oregon Secretary of State (PDF)

Common Ground Fills City Hall, South Lincoln County News (PDF)

Standing Room Only at the Savoy Theater, Port Orford Today (PDF)

Coos Bay World on Common Ground screening in Charleston (PDF)

Film Seeks Common Ground on Marine Reserves, Joel Gallob on Newport Premiere of Common Ground

Chef Greg Higgins Opinion Editorial in The Oregonian on rockfish crisis and Green Fire's new documentary Common Ground: Oregon's Ocean

Depoe Bay Beacon on Common Ground: Oregon's Ocean

Newport News-Times on Common Ground: Oregon's Ocean

On Ocean Protection:
Coastal legislators applaud passage of historic marine reserves bill (PDF)

An idea whose time has come, Daily Astorian editorial (PDF)

Move forward on marine reserves, Eugene Register-Guard editorial (PDF)

Marine reserves: Charting a course for our future, Bill Hall, Lincoln County Commissioner (PDF)

Save the resource, Bob Rees, Charter fishing boat owner (PDF)

California creates 29 marine refuges, San Francisco Chronicle (PDF)

Following California, Eugene Register-Guard Editorial (PDF)

Marine reserves debated during state hearing. Arguments center on conservation vs. public access, Statesman Journal March 7, 2007 (PDF)

West Coast Governors Issue Call to Action on Ocean Health, Daily Astorian Editorial (PDF)

Pacific State Leaders Unite to Protect Ocean, Eugene Register-Guard Editorial (PDF)

Wildlife panel establishes marine reserves in California (PDF)

Oregonian Editorial on New Hawaiian Marine Reserve (PDF)

Governor Ted Kulongoski proposes designating the Oregon coast as a National Marine Sanctuary. (PDF)

Oregonian Editorial on Governor Kulongoski’s National Marine Sanctuary proposal. (PDF)

Coos Bay World on December 2005 OPAC meeting (PDF)

Coastal Ocean Suffers a Season of Famine, The Oregonian (PDF)

Ocean 'Hot Spots' Identified, Newport News-Times (PDF)

Oregon Ocean Policy Advisory Council Reconvenes After Three Years, Coos Bay World (PDF)

Protected Areas are a Puzzle for Fishermen, State, San Diego Union Tribune (PDF)


The Savoy Theatre hosts Common Ground, Port Orford, Oregon
Seafood Choices Matter
Use this quick guide for choosing seafood that is good for the ocean and healthy to eat.

FAQ on Marine Reserves
by Dr. Mark Hixon (PDF)

Shouts and Murmurs
Listen to Congressman Blumenauer’s Address at the Portland Premiere of “Common Ground”