Northwest Fisheries Science Center Watershed Open House
The Watershed Program at the Northwest Fisheries Science Center is hosting its free biennial Open House at NOAA’s Western Regional Center in Seattle. We will present our completed and on-going scientific research during two sessions: Life-cycle Modelling and Research, and Monitoring and Manage...
Coastal Hazard Specialist, Olympic Peninsula
Sea level rise
Beach erosion and other changes
Washington coastal ecology
Coastal sediment transport and geomorphology
A skilled science communicator ...
2019 WSG Outreach Workshop
WSG is hosting an Outreach Workshop to brief potential PIs on the Sea Grant program, introduce WSG staff and facilitate collaborative and innovative plans for outreach and engagement.
Investigators are strongly encouraged to attend.
Crab Team and COVID-19
March 31, 2020
March and April are typically the busiest months on the Crab Team annual calendar, as staff and volunteers reunite for training workshops to relaunch the monitoring season. This spring, however, the Crab Team office has been almost entirely empty over the past month. The leadership o...
Marine Weather Workshop in Poulsbo
Learn to read the weather before you head out on the water.
Washington Sea Grant and the Port of Poulsbo are cosponsoring a Marine Weather Workshop.
Topics to be covered include:
The relationships of atmospheric pressure and wind
Determining the path and speed of squalls
The strong wind systems fou...
2021 Volume 1
2021 Volume 1
Let the trapping begin!
This spring had a lot of us reflecting on what our lives were like a year ago. In June 2020, crabbers were in the mud, just as they are now, but how they got there in 2021 looked a lot different. While green c...
Digital Peek in the Creek
Harbor WildWatch will be starting their weekly peek in the creek, looking for SALMON!
Tune in on the Harbor WildWatch Facebook page at the scheduled time for these ONLINE events. In case you miss the live show, the video will be posted on our facebook page and youtube channel following the event....
Kelp in the Kitchen: Chinese Kelp Salad
January 8, 2020
Liked the cucumber salad and ginger chicken soup, and ready for another recipe for your kelp cookbook? Try this Chinese kelp salad found on the China Sichuan Food blog. This cold dish is simple to make with basic ingredients and low prep time. While you could use the same noodle...
Director’s Note: Marine Resources for the COVID-19 Pandemic
April 17, 2020
Russell Callender, WSG Director
As we continue down this unprecedented journey together, I wanted to update you on some of the activities that Washington Sea Grant is doing to support the people of Washington and the greater Pacific Northwest during this time.
ARCUS Arctic Research Webinar
Join for a seminar on “Diverse Responses and Emerging Risks for Marine Mammals in a Rapidly Changing Arctic” by Dr. Donna Hauser, a Research Assistant Professor at the International Arctic Research Center, University of Alaska Fairbanks. Donna studies marine ecology and has examined the...
Seaweed Farming Introductory Workshop
Hosted by Washington Sea Grant, in partnership with the Puget Sound Restoration Fund, Hood Canal Mariculture and the NOAA WDVA Veterans Conservation Corps Internship Program, this online workshop will provide participants with an overview of seaweed farming in Washington State.
Topics to be cove...
Building Citizen Science With Volunteers As Partners: Part 2
2015 was a pilot year for Crab Team monitoring. This is the second of two post in which, Natalie White, an undergraduate in the UW Program on the Environment Capstone Program, shares her work to understand the volunteer experience during our pilot year. In a third post, we’ll fill you in on ho...
Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) Mini-Session
NOAA Science Camp is partnering with Atlantis STEAM to offer a new three-day NOAA Science Camp Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) mini-session geared to inspire middle school students in the STEM fields through hands-on learning. Workshop attendees will:
Create a mini-ROV capable of simple ...
Septic Sense Workshop
Learn to care for your septic system! Washington Sea Grant’s Teri King will present free Septic Sense Workshops for homeowners through Snohomish County’s Savvy Septic program. Registration is required. Register online or by phone at 425-388-3636.
Date: Wednesday, July 19 from 6:30-9pm i...
Septic Sense Workshop
Learn to care for your septic system! Washington Sea Grant’s Teri King presents free Septic Sense Workshops for homeowners through Snohomish County’s Savvy Septic program. Registration is required. Register online or by phone at 425-388-363.
Date: Thursday, July 20 from 6:30-9pm in Snoh...