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King Tide Event – Port Townsend

November 18, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Witness Washington’s Highest Tide of Year

Join coastal experts at the King Tide Viewing Party. November 18 at the Northwest Maritime Center.

Each winter, king tides—the highest tides of the year—offer a spectacular shoreside show and a sneak preview of what rising sea levels will mean in years to come.

Join Washington Sea Grant and the Washington Department of Ecology for Port Townsend’s first King Tide Viewing Party. Free snacks and hot beverages will take the edge off the chill, and coastal scientists will explain the science of these jumbo tides. Bring your camera and post your king tide photos on the King Tide Project’s online gallery!

What: King Tide Viewing Party

When: Friday, Nov. 18 at 8 a.m.

Where: Salmon Club Boat Ramp, Northwest Maritime Center, Port Townsend

Sponsored by Washington Department of Ecology and Washington Sea Grant.

Details

Date:
November 18, 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Organizer

Bridget Trosin
Phone:
360-428-1003
Email:
bemmett@uw.edu

Venue

Northwest Maritime Center
431 Water St.
Port Townsend, WA 98368 United States
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