Calendar of Events

Based at the University of Washington, Washington Sea Grant (WSG) funds marine research and works with communities and businesses to manage and protect marine resources. For further media information, please contact Marcus Duke, 206.685.0171,

Workshops and Classes 2014

What Is the State of Your Oyster?
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When:Sunday, August 10

Where:Beaches on Hood Canal and throughout Puget Sound

Who:Beachfront residents

What:State of the Oyster Study volunteers invite you to join them to look at bacterial contamination on privately owned beaches in Hood Canal and throughout Puget Sound.

Note: Please read the flyer for details about type and number of specimens, low tide times, etc.

Cost:Fecal coliform test, $25 ea; Vibrio parahaemolyticus test, $30 ea

More info:For information and registration, contact Teri L. King, Marine Water Quality Specialist, 360.432.3054,

Special Events

Conferences & Meetings



More Educational Events

WSG sponsors educational events and opportunities. For more information, please see our Classroom Activities and Field Trips webpage.

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