Publications & More

If you have trouble finding any of these publications, please contact:
• Preservation Association of Devils Lake (PADL)
• Devils Lake Water Improvement District (DLWID) - 541-994-5330,
• City of Lincoln City, 801 SW Hwy 101 - - links to the VCB and Driftwood Library
  - Lincoln City Visitor and Convention Bureau (VCB) - 541-994-8378
  - Driftwood Library, 801 SW Hwy 101 - 541-996-1257,
• Hatfield Marine Science Center Bookstore, 2030 S Marine Science Drive, Newport, OR 97365, 541-867-0229, The Center plans to sell their books online.
• Nature of the NW Information Center, Information about Oregon nature. Store with maps and books.

Your lake and you!
Simple, concrete steps you can take in your home, yard, and community to protect your lake.
2005 North American Lake Management Society

Biodiversity (Animals, Plants & Invasive Species)


Birds of the Lincoln City Area - brochure with a check list available from the VCB

Bugs (Macroinvertebrates)
Guide to the Northwest Aquatic Invertebrates - Oregon Trout, 45 photos

The Butterflies of Cascadia - Seattle Audubon Society, Robert Michael Pyle

Fishing Regulations
Oregon State University Seagrant books and videos

Aquatic Plant Management in Lakes and Reservoirs, North American Lake Management Society and the Aquatic Plant Management Society, 1997, EPA
Plants of Oregon and Washington - Driftwood Library collection
Wetland Plants of Oregon and Washington, B. Jennifer Guard, Lone Pine, 1995 - Driftwood Library collection
Vegetation - Melissa Waggy research with Portland State University - Devils Lake Water Improvement District

Gardening & Landscaping
Landscaping to Protect Devils Lake Oregon, Oregon State University Extension Service
Naturescaping to Attract Wildlife, Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. Includes sample landscape plans
Plant Materials for Landscaping, A Pacific Northwest Cooperative Extension Publication
Lake Landscaping Book

Invasive Species
Purple Loosestrife brochure - DLWID
Hydrila brochure - DLWID
Invasive Species hotline and information -
Department of Agriculture
Portland State University Center for Lakes and Reservoir

Boating Regulations -
DLWID brochure

Earthquakes & Tsunamis
Tsunami brochure - City Hall

Erosion Prevention & Sediment Control
Manual on Erosion Prevention and Sedimentation Control Practices
for technical guidance - Lincoln City Public Works - 541-996-2154.
Erosion Prevention and Sediment Control Field Guide. DLWID and Lincoln City
Bioengineering Techniques

Lincoln City Area Hiking Trails - brochure available from the Visitor and Convention Bureau

Birds: Catalysts for Conservation, Activity and Coloring Book -, IMBD, P.O. Box 934, Silverthorne, CO 80498, 866-334-3330
Boat Safe Kids - - life jacket tic-tac-toe, Nautical Know How, 5102 SE Nassau Terrace, Stuart, FL 34997
Disaster Preparedness Coloring Book,
American Red Cross, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA-243)
Environmental Education for Kids (EEK)
Environmental Protection Agency - - Environmental Explorer's Club
National Wildlife Federation - - Ranger Rick's Kid's Zone
Salmon Migration Game -, Alaska Sea Grant College Program, University of Alaska Fairbanks, and U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Fairbanks, Alaska. Kids will love to play this board game, and they'll learn about salmon at the same time! Grades K-5
The Adventures of Julia and Robbie, The Disaster Twins, Stories by Holly Harrington, Illustrations by Amy Babb, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA-344), April 2002, 1-800-480-2520,
Fire Safety: To learn about fire safety, visit

Atlas of Oregon Lakes
Pond Life, Golden Guide, St. Martin's Press - beginner's guide to lakes and ponds

Lincoln City Assessor online maps -
Oregon maps - Nature NW store

Currents - Preservation Association of Devils Lake (PADL)
LakeLine - North American Lake Management Society (NALMS),
Lakewise - Oregon Lakes Association (OLA),
Waterline - Devils Lake Water Improvement District (DLWID),

The News Guard -
Newport News Times -

Ordinances of Lincoln City - website with Lincoln City ordinances online

Parks, Open Spaces & Trails
Parks Master Plan - City of Lincoln City

Safety Signs
Safety signs to post by docks for boating and lake safety, Devils Lake Water Improvement District

Paleo-limnology Study - Devils Lake Water Improvement District

Care of a septic system - University of West Virginia brochure
Wastewater Collection System Master Plan - City of Lincoln City
Wastewater Facilities Master Plan - City of Lincoln City
Wastewater Month CD - - brochure

Trophic State Index data - Devils Lake Water Improvement District
Water Master Plan - City of Lincoln City

Lincoln City plans to build a weather center in the Taft District. The News Guard newspaper features monthly articles about weather.
Local weather,


Handbook for Wetlands Conservation and Sustainability - Izaak Walton League,
Wetland Stewardship - Call to Action - video - Izaak Walton League
Save our Streams (SOS) - Izaak Walton League

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Lincoln City, OR 97367