Free Family Event!
Starting at 2 pm Phil Dionne, WDFW, will talk about forage fish and why they are so important.
Starting at 3 pm Bob Boekelheide, OPAS, will talk about several seabirds feeding on forage fish.
During and between the presentations there will be numerous activities for kids and hands-on demonstrations for adults. A more detailed itinerary is available here.
Clallam MRC is offering a paid internship from April - September, 2017. The intern will primarily help with educational outreach to recreational crabbers in Clallam County. The intern will coordinate the outreach events at county boat ramps, instruct volunteers and the educational outreach summer intern. In addition, the intern will provide support as needed on several of Clallam MRC key projects such as Olympia oyster restoration, kelp monitoring, and forage fish surveys. You need to be 17 years to apply. Click here for more information.
Application due date is Friday March 10, 2017.
Clallam County Marine Resources Committee was established by the Clallam County Commissioners in 1999 to protect and enhance the local marine environment and contribute to the protection of the marine environment of the Northwest Straits region.
The Clallam MRC is one of seven MRCs established in the Northwest Straits region as part of the Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Initiative.
A tutorial to SoundIQ is available here