Yaquina Head


Yaquina Head

Yaquina Head is a spit of land jutting out into the Pacific Ocean north of Newport, Oregon, United States. It is the site of the Yaquina Head Light, and is managed as Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area by the Bureau of Land Management.

ee also

*Yaquina River
*Yaquina

External links and references

* [http://www.blm.gov/or/resources/recreation/yaquina/lighthouse.htm Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area - BLM website]
* [http://americanhistory.si.edu/collections/lighthouses/object.cfm?id=245 Smithsonian on Yaquina Head]


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