Nestucca River Watershed, COA 017

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

A 190 square mile area of 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


  • 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)


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