Oregon's Seaport

The Oregon International Port of Coos Bay is the largest deep draft coastal harbor from San Francisco to the Puget Sound. Ready to develop, access to a multi-modal network, short transit time from open ocean and proximity to international markets make the ideal place for maritime trade.

Eastside Mitigation Work with Coos Watershed Association Youth Program

Thank you to our local high school and the Coos Watershed Association for helping us out with our Eastside Mitigation project to better both our environment and community! 

Blessing of the Fleet 2017

In honor of the fishing community in Charleston and the Charleston community, the annual Blessing of the Fleet and Memorial Service was held at the Charleston Fisherman’s Memorial Garden, near the launch ramp at the Charleston Marina at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 29th. 

The service honored the local men and women involved in commercial fishing and the fishing industry who have died since 1941. This year the Charleston community added nine names to the “In Memory of Charleston Fisherman” Plaque: ‘Dirty’ Dean Albright, Michael P. ‘Pat’ Green, Harry E. Moulten, Hugh Glenn McNeil, William A. Nicholas, Jim Shore, Lori ‘Lolo’ Gene Warren, David John Williams, Michael R Witbeck. One name was added to the “In Memory of Charleston Fisherman's Industry” plaque: Nick Wright.

 

Charleston Oyster Feed 2017

The Charleston Oyster Feed put on by the Charleston Community Enhancement Corporation was a success! The sun was out, the music was playing and the oysters were a cookin'! It was a fun time for the whole community. Thank you to everyone who came out and we'll see you next year! 

Tarheel Aluminum Alice Faye Launch

Congratulations to Charleston Shipyard boat fabricator, Tarheel Aluminum, for a successful launch of the Alice Faye! The Alice Faye has 15' wide beam and is 40' in length. It will be one of the larger fishing vessels based out of Port Orford, OR. This vessel can be used for both commercial fishing and crabbing. It was also our Charleston Shipyard's maiden launch for a commercial vessel! For more information on the travel lift, click here

 

 

Dredging at the Port of Alsea

The Port of Coos Bay has partnered with Business Oregon to operate the state-owned dredge The Laura to provide dredging for Oregon's smaller ports. This allows smaller ports a more affordable option for dredging. Port of Coos Bay will maintain and provide stewardship over the dredge through this program. The Port of Coos Bay and the Port of Alsea have partnered together to dredge Port of Alsea's marina which is vital to their recreational activities in the summer time. Learn more about this project by clicking here