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Videos will be streamed all day during World Fish Migration Day on May 21, 2016 to call attention to the needs of migratory fish.

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Blending current mobile technology with a traditional looking art book, this show illustrated turning two dimensions into three…a technique that I predict will play a significant role in helping direct the future of printed books.

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Multimedia article in Kitsap Sun stands out as a landmark of the progress in media evolution as it calls attention to the Elwha River mouth ecosystem transformations.

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A movie about a fish that really sucks was a 1st Place winner in the 2016 Ocean 180 Video Challenge.

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As beauty and appreciation of the Salish Sea flow off the pages into the minds of readers, a key objective of the authors is achieved: to connect people with their home

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See this public art project called Tide Craft, using salvaged marine debris.

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This will be the kind of field guide that paper can’t deliver, a guide that will show you behavior of creatures (video), interactions between creatures instead of a separate page for each one, and so you can keep looking at cool stuff while learning, it can read to you! And the content won’t be just science-y stuff, it’ll also include cultural interpretations: poetry, art, stories, etc.

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Gallery show of a group of talented artists whose work honors the natural world and responds to environmental predicaments

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Confluence: Art & Science

David Eisenhower will be participating in a compelling conversation with Dr. Nina Bednarsek Sunday Sept. 13, 2015 at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art from 3 to 5 PM, where coincidentally he has a breathtaking exhibition of his marine sculptures.

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They were cavemen, what are we?

What will people call us tens of thousands of years from now? We’ll be known as the people who haven’t yet learned to

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Photo Contest | Request for Images

Three requests for Pacific Northwest (and Hawaii) ocean photos: one for a juried exhibit at Gallery North in Edmonds, the second for images to use in a book and related magazine articles, the third a contest for photos on, in, or near any of Canada’s three oceans.

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RSS Watching Our Water Ways

  • Culverts: Lawmakers face dilemma to fund improved fish passage July 1, 2016
    I’m certainly no highway engineer, but I’ve been thinking about the difference between building roads in Kansas, where I was born, and building roads in the Puget Sound region. Kansas has its streams and wetlands to be sure, but nothing like the density of natural features that we find in the Puget Sound watershed, where […]

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  • Coalition of groups sues Army Corp of Engineers over Aquaculture June 23, 2016
    The battle over the expansion of geoduck farm aquaculture in Puget Sound has just taken a huge step into open legal warfare. A group called the Coalition To Protect Puget Sound Habitat,  concerned over  the increase in geoduck farm permits without substantial review, have sued the US Army Corp of Engineers, who issue the shoreline aquaculture permits […]

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  • Giving Back to Girl Scouts: Water Drop Patch Inspires Young Stewardship June 30, 2016
    By Michele Drennen Some of the happiest times I experienced during my childhood in St. Joseph, Mo., were spent as a Girl Scout in St. Francis Xavier Troop #1385. As I look back, memories of going to campouts and field trips, making crafts, earning merit badges and patches, and volunteering to help others provided a(...)

RSS Port Townsend Marine Science Center

  • Feeding Flounders June 21, 2016
    The starry flounder wouldn’t eat. Over the preceding week, I’d tried nearly everything. He turned up his nose at krill, herring, clams, shrimp, and geoduck. If he didn’t eat soon, I was going to have to release him back into the wild. This starry flounder is about a foot long, with the sassy expression and […]

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  • 6/24 Salish Sea News Is Taking A Break June 24, 2016
    Salish Sea News and Weather will take a break for a few days and return after July 5. Thank you for reading. Mike Sato.-- "Salish Sea News & Weather" is compiled as a community service by Mike Sato. To subscribe, send your name and email to msato at salishseacom.com. Your email information is never shared […]