gray whales Migrating Whales Lure Visitors To The Coast By Rachael McDonald • Dec 26, 2019 Oregon State Parks Thousands of gray whales are swimming south past the west coast on their annual migration. December 27th through the 31st is official “Whale Watch Week” in Oregon. Oregon Gray Whale License Plates Available Feb. 1st By Rachael McDonald • Jan 29, 2019 A new license plate featuring a gray whale and her calf will be available in Oregon as of February 1st. Sales will help fund whale research. Listen Listening... / 0:56 Winter Whale Migration Brings Visitors To The Oregon Coast By Rachael McDonald • Dec 24, 2018 Oregon Parks & Recreation Dept. About 20 thousand Gray whales are expected to swim along the Oregon coast on their migration south from Alaska this winter. The week of December 27th through 31st is Whale Watching Week. Drones Give Researchers Spectacular Footage In Whale Time By Brian Bull • Sep 12, 2018 Oregon State University / Marine Mammal Institute, OSU It’s common for kids to do headstands and blow bubbles. But whales? Marine researchers are seeing these creatures in a different light thanks to unmanned aerial systems, better known as drones. KLCC’s Brian Bull reports.