Siletz Bay, COA 021

Siletz Bay
Photo Credit: Doug Cottam, ODFW

The Siletz estuary is a diverse and complex habitat system, occupied by numerous fish and wildlife species.

COA ID: 021

Local Conservation Actions and Plans

Potential Partners

Special Features


  • Bald Eagle nest site
  • Band-tailed Pigeon spring
  • Coastal Chinook rearing habitat
  • Coastal Coho rearing habitat
  • Waterfowl migration and wintering habitat

Previously Associated With

  • 2006 COA ID CR-15 (Siletz Bay)

Protected Areas

  • Gleneden Beach State Recreation Site
  • Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge
  • Siuslaw National Forest


Strategy Habitats

Specialized Local Habitats

  • Aquatic vegetation beds
  • Bays
  • Intertidal mudflats
  • Off-channel habitat
  • Sand spit

Strategy Species