Articles by: Neil Schulman

May 15, 2017

7 Cool Coastal Critters

Life may actually be a beach for these seven cool coastal critters. But that doesn’t mean all they do is […]

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May 9, 2017

You Are What You Eat: The Ocean on Your Plate

Fish is good for us. And roughly 25 percent of all protein we consume comes from the sea. Keeping our […]

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February 28, 2017

What a Marine Forecast Tells You…And Why It Matters

Here is today’s marine forecast for my home coastline, the north end of Oregon: A FRONT OFFSHORE WILL WEAKEN FURTHER […]

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February 21, 2017

8 Sea Creatures to Appreciate More

Everyone loves watching dolphins swim in and out of the surf, or sea otters floating on their backs trying to crack […]

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January 27, 2017

Why Nautical Charts are Fun

They look a lot like maps, but they’re bigger: giant sheets of paper. And they have a bunch of tiny […]

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January 11, 2017

Ways to Enjoy the Beach in Winter

In my part of the country, the beach empties out in winter. Coastal weather is windy, rainy, and just cold […]

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November 30, 2016

Welcome Back, Otter

Sea otters are adorable. They float on their back, eating urchins and crabs, and roll around in big furry rafts […]

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November 23, 2016

7 of the Sea’s Linchpin Creatures

Life in the sea life is beautiful, diverse, and colorful. It’s also critical to humans: nearly a quarter of the […]

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November 21, 2016

6 Ocean Organizations That Deserve Your Help

Keeping our beaches beautiful is easier said than done. For every thousand or so people that visit the beach, only […]

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October 28, 2016

7 Coastal National Parks

One hundred years ago, President Woodrow Wilson created the National Park Service. We’ve had national parks since Yellowstone was created […]

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