Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary News and Events
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Calendar of Events for 2015

January February March April
May June July August
September October November December



JANUARY 2015

January 20 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

January 20 - Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council Meeting
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Port of Grays Harbor, Commission Chambers Room, 111 S. Wooding Street, Aberdeen, WA
Details: In May 2013, Governor Inslee signed a bill into law that established the Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council in the Office of the Governor. Ecology is assigned the primary staff support for the council. This new council will replace the former Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council established by Ecology in 2011. For more information go to WA Department of Ecology's website on Washington's Ocean Resources.

January 23 - Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
(10:00 am - 3:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: Sanctuary advisory councils bring members of a diverse community together to provide advice to the sanctuary superintendent on the management and protection of the sanctuary. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council meets regularly and is comprised of representatives of Indian tribes, state and local governments, other federal agencies, industry, conservation organizations and citizens. For more information contact Council Coordinator Karlyn Langjahr at (360) 460-6622 ext. 31.





FEBRUARY 2015

February 17 - Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(3:30 pm)
Location: Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen
The Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee’s mission is to address local marine issues, recommend remedial actions to local, state, and federal authorities, build local awareness of the issues and support for remedies consistent with the Benchmarks of Performance as adopted by the Coastal MRC Work Group. For more information visit the Coastal MRC program website.

February 17 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

February TBD - 8th Annual Chocolate on the Beach Festival
Location: Pacific Beach, Moclips and Seabrook, WA
Details: The local business community welcomes you to entertain your taste buds all weekend long with special chocolate menus and events! Get more information here.





MARCH 2015

March 7-8 - Beachcombers Fun Fair
Location: Ocean Shores, WA
Details: This annual event features exhibits, seminars, information booths, and vendors on Saturday and Sunday. Children's activities are Saturday morning. Beach walks and Dash for Trash or Treasure are on Sunday morning to round out the weekend. Get more information here on Beachcombers Fun Fair and other Ocean Shores events.

March 17 - Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(3:30 pm)
Location: Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen
The Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee’s mission is to address local marine issues, recommend remedial actions to local, state, and federal authorities, build local awareness of the issues and support for remedies consistent with the Benchmarks of Performance as adopted by the Coastal MRC Work Group. For more information visit the Coastal MRC program website.

March 17 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

March 20 - Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
(10:00 am – 3:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: Sanctuary advisory councils bring members of a diverse community together to provide advice to the sanctuary superintendent on the management and protection of the sanctuary. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council meets regularly and is comprised of representatives of Indian tribes, state and local governments, other federal agencies, industry, conservation organizations and citizens. For more information contact Council Coordinator Karlyn Langjahr at (360) 460-6622 ext. 31.

March 20-22 - 9th Annual Razor Clam Festival and Seafood Extravaganza
Location: North Beach
Details: Top chefs from area restaurants bring their best clam chowder and entrees for a chance at "The Best of the North Beach". Enjoy vendors and food booths, music and much more. Get more information here.





APRIL 2015

April 21 - Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(3:30 pm)
Location: Grays Harbor College, Aberdeen
The Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee’s mission is to address local marine issues, recommend remedial actions to local, state, and federal authorities, build local awareness of the issues and support for remedies consistent with the Benchmarks of Performance as adopted by the Coastal MRC Work Group. For more information visit the Coastal MRC program website.

April 21 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

April 25 - River & Ocean Film Festival
Location: Forks High School, Forks, WA
(4:00 pm to 9:00 pm)
Details: The River & Ocean Festival in Forks is sponsored by the North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee. This is an open-to-the public event to showcase films as well as educational booths and displays about coast resources and projects.

April 25 - Washington Coast Cleanup
Location: WA Coast
Details: You are invited to join us Saturday, April 19, 2014 for the annual Washington Coast Cleanup Day. We will collect and remove debris from Washington's Olympic Peninsula Pacific Ocean beaches. This cleanup is organized by a partnership of community groups, businesses, Tribal and government agencies that formed the Washington Clean Coast Alliance in 2008. More information on the Alliance and volunteering for this and other beach cleanup events is available at www.coastsavers.org. Marine debris will be hauled off the beaches and brought to roadside collection sites for proper disposal. This community/volunteer effort will help preserve the beauty of our ocean beaches, reduce impacts of marine debris to wildlife, and make our shores safer for recreation.

April TBD - Grays Harbor Shorebird Festival
Location: Hoquiam, WA
Details: Each spring, hundreds of thousands of shorebirds stop to rest and feed in Grays Harbor estuary on their migration northward. Coming from as far south as Argentina, these Arctic-bound shorebirds are among the world's greatest migrants. Some birds travel over 15,000 miles round trip! Tens of thousands of shorebirds feed on the open mudflats in the estuary. This concentration of birds offers people a great chance to view a number of shorebird species, and with luck, to see the birds fly together in beautiful formations while trying to escape the fastest creature on earth, the Peregrine Falcon. Last year, Hoquiam High School was buzzing with people throughout the weekend with the Nature Fun Fair, Birder's Bazaar, lectures, and the Poster Contest awards ceremony. Birders and their families from as far away as New York and Florida were able to come together at Festival Headquarters to view all of the exhibits, vendors, and fun kid's activities that were available. For more information, or a list of the festival events visit www.shorebirdfestival.com.

April TBD - Olympic Coast Discovery Center Volunteer Training
Location: Port Angeles, WA
Details: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! If you love the ocean, meeting new people, and learning new things come join the fun! Be an ocean champion and volunteer at Olympic Coast Discovery Center. The six-session training begins April 30th. For more information or to register, email Jacqueline.Laverdure@noaa.gov or call 360-457-6622 ext. 21.

April TBD - Free Outdoor Railroad Bridge Park Fun Fair
Location: Sequim, WA
(10:00am - 4:00pm)
Details: Railroad Bridge Park Fun Fair is the Dungeness Spring Fling Kick-off event, sponsored by Dungeness River Audubon Center. Enjoy demos, music, outdoor activities, food and more! This is a free event for all ages! For more information go to http://www.dungenessrivercenter.org.





MAY 2015

May 15 - Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
(10:00 am – 3:30 pm)
Location: Neah Bay, WA
Details: Sanctuary advisory councils bring members of a diverse community together to provide advice to the sanctuary superintendent on the management and protection of the sanctuary. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council meets regularly and is comprised of representatives of Indian tribes, state and local governments, other federal agencies, industry, conservation organizations and citizens. For more information contact Council Coordinator Karlyn Langjahr at (360) 460-6622 ext. 31.

May 19 - Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council Meeting
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Port of Grays Harbor, Commission Chambers Room, 111 S. Wooding Street, Aberdeen, WA
Details: In May 2013, Governor Inslee signed a bill into law that established the Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council in the Office of the Governor. Ecology is assigned the primary staff support for the council. This new council will replace the former Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council established by Ecology in 2011. For more information go to WA Department of Ecology's website on Washington's Ocean Resources.

May 19 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

May TBD - Olympic Coast Discovery Center Volunteer Training
Locations: (various, see below)
Location: Port Angeles, WA
Location: Neah Bay, WA
Location: Forks, WA
Location: Makah Cultural and Research Center, Neah Bay, WA
Location: Salt Creek, Port Angeles, WA
Location: Port Angeles, WA
Details: VOLUNTEERS NEEDED! If you love the ocean, meeting new people, and learning new things come join the fun! Be an ocean champion and volunteer at Olympic Coast Discovery Center. The six-session training begins April 30th. For more information or to register, email Jacqueline.Laverdure@noaa.gov or call 360-457-6622 ext. 21.





JUNE 2015

June 13 - National Get Outdoors Day

June 13 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

June 22-25 - Jr. Oceanographers Youth Camp (Ages 7-9)
(9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Location: Port Angeles
Feiro Marine Life Center and Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary pair up to provide this opportunity for youngsters to work with scientists and learn about life in the ocean. For more information go to the Feiro web page or call Feiro Marine Life Center at (360) 417-6254. Scholarships are available for families in need.

June 27 - Get Into Your Sanctuary Day
Location: National Marine Sanctuaries
Details: National marine sanctuaries have kicked off the interactive Get Into Your Sanctuary Day campaign this week. The goals of this campaign are to increase awareness of sustainable tourism and recreation opportunities within national marine sanctuaries and secondarily for visitors to share their experiences through social media. This campaign also provides an opportunity to build partnerships between tourism purveyors, travelers, community members, and national marine sanctuary staff. The promotion will run through June and culminate with a Get Into Your Sanctuary Day on June 27th. On this day representatives at each site will participate in recreation and tourism activities sharing their unique experiences and photos along the way. National marine sanctuaries also encourage travelers and community members to explore sanctuaries on this day by adding the hashtag #visitsanctuaries. Anybody can share their experience and participate in the campaign. For more information contact nicole.harris@noaa.gov.

June 27 - Get Into Your Sanctuary Day at Olympic Coast
Location: Kalaloch Lodge
Details: Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary celebrates Get Into Your Sanctuary Day with "Healthy Ocean Healthy You!"at Kalaloch Lodge. Activities will include yoga on the beach (9:30am), a beach ecology walk (11:30am) and a presentation about our southern resident orca whales by NOAA Fisheries Lynne Barre (3:00pm). Visitors can also enjoy sustainable seafood meals around Olympic Peninsula at Kalaloch Lodge and other Olympic Culinary Loop locations.
National marine sanctuaries also encourage travelers and community members to explore sanctuaries on this day by adding the hashtag #visitsanctuaries. Anybody can share their experience and participate in the campaign. For more information contact nicole.harris@noaa.gov.

June 29- July 2 - Jr. Oceanographers Youth Camp (Ages 10-12)
(9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Location: Port Angeles
Feiro Marine Life Center and Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary pair up to provide this opportunity for youngsters to work with scientists and learn about life in the ocean. For more information go to the Feiro web page or call Feiro Marine Life Center at (360) 417-6254. Scholarships are available for families in need.





JULY 2015

July 6-9 - Jr. Oceanographer Youth Camp (Ages 5-7)
(9:00 am - 12:00 pm)
Location: Port Angeles
Feiro Marine Life Center and Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary pair up to provide this opportunity for youngsters to work with scientists and learn about life in the ocean. For more information go to the Feiro web page or call Feiro Marine Life Center at (360) 417-6254. Scholarships are available for families in need.

July 13-16 - Marine Tech Camp (Ages 12-15)
(9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Location: Port Angeles
Details: Middle school aged students are invited to attend Marine Tech Camp hosted by Feiro Marine Life Center and Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary. This 4-day camp for older youth provides hands-on projects and technology integration to take ocean investigation to the next level. Examples of activities include building underwater robots, underwater harbor cameras, time lapse movies of sea life using digital cameras and editing software, etc. Both sessions of this camp will be the same. For more information go to the Feiro web page or call Feiro Marine Life Center at (360) 417-6254. Scholarships are available for families in need.

July 20-23 - Marine Tech Camp (Ages 12-15)
(9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Location: Port Angeles
Details: Middle school aged students are invited to attend Marine Tech Camp hosted by Feiro Marine Life Center and Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary. This 4-day camp for older youth provides hands-on projects and technology integration to take ocean investigation to the next level. Examples of activities include building underwater robots, underwater harbor cameras, time lapse movies of sea life using digital cameras and editing software, etc. Both sessions of this camp will be the same. For more information go to the Feiro web pageor call Feiro Marine Life Center at (360) 417-6254. Scholarships are available for families in need.

July TBD - Chief Taholah Days
Location: Taholah, WA
Details: Chief Taholah Days is an annual commemoration of the 1855 Treaty. It takes place the first week of July. Enjoy a parade, baseball, canoe races, salmon bake, fireworks and more. Read about more things to see and do in Quinault Indian Nation.

July TBD - Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council Meeting
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Location: Port of Grays Harbor, Commission Chambers Room, 111 S. Wooding Street, Aberdeen, WA
Details: In May 2013, Governor Inslee signed a bill into law that established the Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council in the Office of the Governor. Ecology is assigned the primary staff support for the council. This new council will replace the former Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council established by Ecology in 2011. For more information go to WA Department of Ecology's website on Washington's Ocean Resources.

July TBD - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

July 17 - Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
(10:00 am to 3:30 pm)
Location: Port Angeles, WA
Details: Sanctuary advisory councils bring members of a diverse community together to provide advice to the sanctuary superintendent on the management and protection of the sanctuary. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council meets regularly and is comprised of representatives of Indian tribes, state and local governments, other federal agencies, industry, conservation organizations and citizens. For more information contact Council Coordinator Karlyn Langjahr at (360) 457-6622 ext. 31.

July TBD - Quileute Days
Location: La Push, WA
Details: Quileute Days is a celebration of the Quileute culture. Visit www.quileutenation.org for more information about the Quileute Tribe and La Push.





AUGUST 2015
August 3-6 - Jr. Oceanographers Youth Camp (Ages 7-9)

(9:00 am - 3:00 pm)
Location: Port Angeles
Feiro Marine Life Center and Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary pair up to provide this opportunity for youngsters to work with scientists and learn about life in the ocean. For more information go to the Feiro web page or call Feiro Marine Life Center at (360) 417-6254. Scholarships are available for families in need.

August 18 - Washington Sea Otters: A Success Story presentation
(6:00 pm)
Location: Landing Mall, Port Angeles, WA
Details: Feiro Marine Life Center, in partnership with NOAA's Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary, will present "Washington State Sea Otters: A Success Story" by NOAA's Dr. Nancy Foster Scholar Jessie Hale on Tuesday, August 18, 2015, 6:00pm at Landing Mall (Second Floor Conference Room), 115 East Railroad Ave, Suite #205, Port Angeles. Hale will present information on sea otter biology, the history of sea otters in Washington State and their current status, and her graduate work with Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary on sea otter population dynamics and foraging ecology. The lecture is open to the public. Suggested donations of $5 will help support Feiro Marine Life Center's educational programs. For more information contact Melissa Williams at Feiro Marine Life Center or 360-417-6254.

August 18 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Olympic Natural Resources Center, Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

August 28-30 - Makah Days
Location: Neah Bay, WA
Details: The 91st Annual Makah Days celebration spans three days with canoe races and bone games, kids races, royalty, salmon bake, traditional dancing, talent show and fireworks. There is no admission for Makah Days events. However, a $10.00 recreational use permit is required if you are planning other recreational activities, such as hiking, camping, fishing, or visiting Cape Flattery, Shi Shi or other trails and beaches. Join the fun and celebrate Makah heritage!





SEPTEMBER 2015

September 15 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Olympic Natural Resources Center, Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

September 19 - International Coastal Cleanup sponsored by CoastSavers
Location: shorelines of the outer coast and Strait of Juan de Fuca
Details: Volunteers are encouraged to register online with www.coastsavers.org. for this international effort to remove debris from coastlines and reduce habitat, wildlife and aesthetic impacts of marine debris. In 2014, 560,000 volunteers from around the world joined this effort and removed over 16 million pounds of trash. 2014 was the second year CoastSavers joined this fall cleanup to coordinate volunteers in Washington State. Come enjoy a day or the weekend on the Olympic Peninsula; pick a favorite beach; spend a few hours volunteering at the cleanup and the remainder of your visit on your favorite recreational activiites. For more information visit www.coastsavers.org.

September 25 - Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
(10:00 am to 3:30 pm)
Location: Grays Harbor
Details: Sanctuary advisory councils bring members of a diverse community together to provide advice to the sanctuary superintendent on the management and protection of the sanctuary. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council meets regularly and is comprised of representatives of Indian tribes, state and local governments, other federal agencies, industry, conservation organizations and citizens. For more information contact Council Coordinator Karlyn Langjahr at (360) 457-6622 ext. 31.

September 25-26 - Dungeness River Festival
Location: Sequim, WA
(10:00 am to 4:00 pm)
Details: The 16th Dungeness River Festival at Railroad Bridge Park will include activities and fun for all ages! Friday is "Kids Day", and both Friday and Saturday will feature nature exhibits and activities, plant and river walks, food and more! For more information go to Dungeness River Audubon Center website http://dungenessrivercenter.org/.





OCTOBER 2015

October October 9-11 - Dungeness Crab and Seafood Festival
Location: Port Angeles, WA
Details: The Dungeness Crab & Seafood Festival is the annual celebration of the region's diverse bounty - the seafood, the maritime and cultural traditions and the breathtaking coastal environment. The festival's featured crustacean, the Dungeness Crab, was named after the village of Dungeness (near Port Angeles), Washington. The festival is located at Port Angeles City Pier and Red Lion Hotel overlooking the Strait of Juan de Fuca, with Victoria, B.C. just a ferry ride away. Get more information here.

October 20 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Olympic Natural Resources Center, Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.





NOVEMBER 2015

November 6 - Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council Meeting
(10:00 am to 3:30 pm)
Location: Olympia
Details: Sanctuary advisory councils bring members of a diverse community together to provide advice to the sanctuary superintendent on the management and protection of the sanctuary. Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council meets regularly and is comprised of representatives of Indian tribes, state and local governments, other federal agencies, industry, conservation organizations and citizens. For more information contact Council Coordinator Karlyn Langjahr at (360) 457-6622 ext. 31.

November 17 - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Olympic Natural Resources Center, Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.

November TBD - Seattle Aquarium Family Science Weekend
Location: Seattle, WA
Details: Join NOAA educators and scientists, local meteorologists, and Aquarium staff for an opportunity to discover science together through exciting interactive experiments and presentations. Experiments and displays will be set up throughout the Seattle Aquarium for a fabulous, hands-on marine science experience Get more information here.





DECEMBER 2015

December TBD - North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee Meeting
(4:00 pm to 6:30 pm)
Location: Forks, WA
Details: North Pacific Coast Marine Resource Committee is an advisory committee for marine issues on Washington State's outer coast communities of Clallam and Jefferson Counties that stretches from Cape Flattery in the north, to the mouth of the Queets River in the south. The stakeholder committee includes representatives from Jefferson and Clallam Counties, the City of Forks, the Hoh, Quileute and Makah Tribes, and six citizen stakeholders representing local fishing, education, conservation, marine science and business interests. For more information visit the North Pacific Coast MRC program website.





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