[AN OPEN INVITATION TO THE OCCU-FEST] Occu-Fest:Saturday, November 12, start 4 p.m. Join a few thousand of your friends, neighbors, co-workers, clergy , and other families for a good old Portland Potluck with march, rally, music, dancing, , FREE concert,and after midnight sit-in~stand-in~bike-by! A family event. Portland parks alcohol and drug policies apply.
Cascadia is a proposed independent nation in the Pacific Northwest, usually composed of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, that would be formed by seceding from the United States (and Canada).
Cascadia subduction zone , off the Oregon Coast, is home to the Juan De Fuca Ridge, where one tectonic plate moves under another. The Ocean Observatories Initiative landed in Pacific City on July 12th, beginning a new era in oceanography.