people watching researcher holding a raptor and teaching Coastal Raptors is concerned about the long-term health and viability of raptors found along coastlines, given the vulnerabilities of raptors in these environments. The risks are many, and include exposure to wind turbines, oil spills, human disturbance (e.g., being shot, vehicle collision), and severe storms.

Coastal Raptors is concerned about the lack of information for the general public, scientists, land managers, and policy makers on raptors in coastal environments.

OUR MISSION is to further research and education programs leading to the conservation of coastal raptors.

Coastal Raptors is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization supported by donations, program fees and grants. Your support is needed for the on-going research and monitoring program and for educational outreach. All contributions to Coastal Raptors are U.S. tax-deductible (Tax ID number available upon request). We will send all donors an acknowledgement letter and donor names will be listed in newsletters and the Annual Report unless anonymity is requested. For more information, call 360-591-5959.

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