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The Newportal Blog - Northwest Fisheries Science Center

A gateway to oceanographic adventures from the Newport Line and beyond.

map showing Newportal line

About Us

We are a group of NOAA Fisheries and Oregon State University scientists that sample the Newport Hydrographic Line fortnightly to understand changing ocean conditions.

Our Blog

Follow us as we share the fun things we learn about this region and other areas of the North Pacific Ocean.

Newportal Blog Entries


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Newportal Contour Maps

The Newportal contour maps display the most recent oceanographic data collected off Newport, Oregon. Learn more about these plots and our research program.

2024 Contour Maps 
2023 Contour Maps 
2022 Contour Maps 
2021 Contour Maps 
2020 Contour Maps 
2019 Contour Maps 
2018 Contour Maps 
2017 Contour Maps 
2016 Contour Maps 
2015 Contour Maps 
2014 Contour Maps

Newportal Oceanographic Data Graphs

Click on title link for an interactive graph.

Contact Us

  • Jennifer Fisher, Research Fisheries Biologist, Newport Field Station
  • Samantha Zeman, Senior Faculty Research Assistant, Oregon State University, Newport, OR
  • Anna Bolm, Faculty Research Assistant, Oregon State University, Newport, OR

Last updated by Northwest Fisheries Science Center on April 09, 2024