Coastal Cafe


Washington Sea Grant, in partnership with KPTZ 91.9 FM in Port Townsend, WA, produces Coastal Cafe, a science-based radio program focusing on regional marine science news.

Coastal Cafe brings the latest in marine science information directly to coastal communities in Washington State.

Hosts Aaron Barnett and MaryAnn Wagner explore science with researchers, policy experts and people who live and work on the coast about issues impacting Washington State coastal communities and the natural environment.

The taped interview format airs twice-monthly and is available as a podcast.


Elwha River Change with Dr. Ian Miller

Coastal Cafe Radio: February 21 and 26, 2019
KPTZ 91.9 FM in Port Townsend, WA
Host: Aaron Barnett, Washington Sea Grant

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Find out what the latest changes are on the Elwha River since the dam removals – and what they mean to you. Washington Sea Grant’s Coastal Hazards Specialist Dr. Ian Miller discusses impacts and lessons learned after the removal of the two Elwha dams and the subsequent creation of new shoreline at the mouth of the Elwha River.