Saturday, February 17, 2018 
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 

444 Jackson St, Port Orford

See OSU’s newest field station at Port Orford! The station serves as a hub and aims to foster coastal stewardship and sustainability by supporting access to the region’s unique marine and terrestrial ecosystem. 

Tour the labs and meet with station Manager Tom Calvanese to learn about how they contribute to the coastal community by participating in local partnerships. 

For event questions or accommodation requests, please contact Shelly Signs, (541) 737-0724 or

Tom Calvanese

is a marine biologist interested in studying the Pacific rockfishes of the genus Sebastes, and the effect of marine protected areas. He earned a Master of Science degree in Fisheries Science from Oregon State University, and has researched the movement behavior of China, Quillback, and Copper rockfish at the Redfish Rocks Marine Reserve. You can learn more about his research at He is the Station Manager at the OSU Port Orford Field Station, which is part of the Marine Studies Initiative at OSU.