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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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anemone sculpture

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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sea glass hearts

If we listen with our eyes, we can hear the seashore talking. “How do I love thee? Let me count the hearts…”

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The way they move is … uncanny! Animated underwater creatures created from household items interact with each other in this short film.

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Our Blogs

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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Seafloor Living
underwater restaurant

Why don’t we have more places where people can hang out in the submarine world without actually getting wet? As I was speaking with a friend the other day about the Naval Undersea Museum in Keyport, WA, she said she had been to the museum but was very disappointed because it wasn’t undersea at all! […]

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RSS Watching Our Water Ways

  • J pod killer whales still making the rounds, mostly up to the north January 30, 2015
    UPDATE, Jan. 30, 2 p.m. K pod was in Rich Passage and heading toward Bremerton when I talked to Brad Hanson of the Northwest Fisheries Science Center. He did not know the location of J pod at that time. —– Over the past week, J pod continued to hang out in the Strait of Juan … Continue reading J pod killer whales still making the rounds, mostly up to the nor

RSS Olympic Peninsula Environmental News

  • Navy unveils plans for pier, facilities on Port Angeles’ Ediz Hook – PDN January 30, 2015
    Navy expansion throughout the North Sound now includes expansion in Port Angeles. The U.S. Navy has disclosed formal plans for constructing a pier and support facilities for berthing seven submarine-escort vessels on Ediz Hook. An environmental assessment is underway for the three potential sites at the end of the long, narrow spit along shoreline occupied [

RSS Science Diving from EPA Region 10 (Pacific Northwest)

  • This Week in EPA Science January 30, 2015
    By Kacey Fitzpatrick From the field, to the NFL Environmental Program, to the 120 million pounds of avocados that will be consumed – this year’s Super Bowl is all about green. Across the country, both teams and their fans are “greening” sports — saving energy, cutting waste and preventing pollution. You can read more about […]

RSS Port Townsend Marine Science Center

  • Way of Whales 2015! January 31, 2015
    Last Saturday, Port Townsend Marine Science Center staff and volunteers attended Orca Network's annual Way of Whales Workshop at Coupeville Middle School. The halls were filled with displays ranging from the region's many stranding networks to the Vaquita Fund. The Whidbey Audubon Society was a hoot as they gleefully gave passerby's temporary

RSS Salish Sea News & Weather