History Pub: Sea Otters of the Oregon Coast

McMenamins Edgefield 2126 SW Halsey St., Troutdale, OR, United States

Oregon's nearshore waters were once the homeland to thousands of sea otters, an iconic species in the history of what is now known as Oregon. Sea otters have held a special role in the cultural, spiritual, and economic life of coastal Native American communities, with oral traditions documenting the species' significance. Their lustrous pelts brought […]