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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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Limpet teeth!

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I’ll just let this painting speak for itself. It’s at the North Kitsap Heritage Park

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Imagine exploring the open ocean, diving hundreds of feet deep, and observing the unperturbed ocean and the myriad animals that inhabit this last frontier on earth—all from the comfort of your own home.

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When photographers point their cameras underwater, not only can we see fish that we don’t normally see alive and in their normal habitat, but we can see creatures of all shapes and sizes, many that look like they originated from a science fiction novel.

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Three short (4 minute) videos take the viewer on a tour of streams in Kitsap County…streams that are mainly invisible: underground or hidden by trees. Even more importantly, we see interactions between the streams, the ecosystem, and the communities they flow through.

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Art and science work together to produce an animated look at salmon in different nearshore habitats.

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Astonishing sculptures of ocean creatures that are literal, sardonic, and ceremonial, arranged to create the feel of an underwater world.
His new show, “Dialogue with Nature” starts March 22, 2014 at the Bainbridge Museum of Art.

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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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Explore our new Web Site

What’s better about this new web site? By and large, the new site is functionally very similar to the old one. The design looks cleaner, the images stand out better, and …

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RSS Watching Our Water Ways

  • Amusing Monday: Wolves found to catch and eat wild salmon March 30, 2015
    I’m amused by this looping video, which shows a bear waiting for a fish to appear. In the background, a wolf reaches down nonchalantly, bites into a large salmon and carries it away. Not long ago, it was widely believed that bears love salmon but that wolves prefer deer, elk, moose and related animals whenever … Continue reading Amusing Monday: Wolves found

RSS Olympic Peninsula Environmental News

  • Dabob Bay Aquatic Reserve Proposal Withdrawn by DNR March 31, 2015
    This was sent to me today.  Looks like someone had some significant concerns. More to come… This email is in regard to the Department of Natural Resources’ proposed Aquatic Reserve at Dabob Bay. The reserve proposal is being withdrawn at this time.  DNR is withdrawing the proposal based on significant concerns that were expressed during […]

RSS Science Diving from EPA Region 10 (Pacific Northwest)

  • FracFocus Report: Helping us Paint a Fuller Picture March 30, 2015
    The following is an excerpt of a blog posted on EPA Connect, the Official Blog of EPA Leadership.  By Tom Burke Only a few years ago, very little was known about the potential impacts of hydraulic fracturing on drinking water resources. Congress asked us to embark on a major effort to advance the state-of-the-science to accurately […]

RSS Port Townsend Marine Science Center

  • HAZWOPER March 31, 2015
    On March 21st, a handful of PTMSC volunteers and I, AmeriCorps member Erika Winner, attended a oiled wildlife HAZWOPER training in Port Angeles. In case you're wondering, HAZWOPER stands for Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Standard. We learned a lot about all the planning needed to respond to an oil spill and the hazards that responder

RSS Salish Sea News & Weather

  • 3/31 Orca baby, herring protest, hatcheries, creosote removal, oil tank cars, Pt Roberts eagles March 31, 2015
    (Jeanne Hyde, Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching/KIRO) New baby orca born to Puget Sound J-Pod A new baby orca was born to the Puget Sound J-Pod over the weekend, confirmed officials with the Center for Whale Research. This is the fourth calf born in three months.  Naturalist and researcher Jeanne Hyde of Maya’s Legacy Whale Watching captured images of the newborn