WSU Whatcom County Extension

Beach Watchers

...as of 2010

The Beach Watcher Program is currently on hold in Whatcom County.  If you are interested in potential future offerings of the program please contact Sue Blake and your name will be put on a waiting list.  Thanks for your interest in Beach Watchers!

(360) 676-6736 • sgblake@wsu.edu

 

Links

 

Featured WSU Programs

 

   About Beach Watchers (video)
       http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rn9iv0VST6w

 

   Beach Watchers Regional Website

        http://www.beachwatchers.wsu.edu/regional/index.php

 

   Shore Stewards

        http://www.shorestewards.org

 


 

Some of our Partners

 

   Marine Mammal Stranding Network

        http://www.nmfs.noaa.gov/pr/health

 

   Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Initiative

       http://www.nwstraits.org

 

   RE-Sources for Sustainable Communities - Beach Naturalists

       http://www.re-sources.org/beachnaturalist.htm

 

   University of Washington Sea Grant

       http://www.wsg.washington.edu/index.html

 

   Whatcom County Conservation District

       http://www.whatcomcd.org

 

   Whatcom County Marine Resources Committee

       http://whatcom-mrc.whatcomcounty.org/MRC

 


 

Some Resources

 

   Department of Ecology Puget Sound Shorelines

       http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/sea/pugetsound

 

   Department of Ecology Shoreline aerial photos

       http://apps.ecy.wa.gov/shorephotos

 

   Ecologically Sound Lawn Care

       http://www.seattle.gov/util/stellent/groups/public/@spu/@csb/
                  documents/webcontent/ecological_200312021255394.pdf

 

   EZ ID at the Beach

       http://beachwatchers.wsu.edu/ezidweb

 

   Lake Whatcom Management Program

       http://lakewhatcom.whatcomcounty.org

 

   Low Impact Development and Rain Gardens

       http://www.pierce.wsu.edu/Water_Quality/LID

 

   Septic Sense

       http://www.wsg.washington.edu/mas/ecohealth/septicsense/
                  1_sense_main.html

 

   Tide Predictions

       http://www.tidesonline.com

       http://www.saltwatertides.com

 

   WSU Stewardship Gardening

       http://gardening.wsu.edu/stewardship/stewgard.htm

 

   Even More Water Resource Information

       http://whatcom.wsu.edu/environ/water/water.htm

 

2009 Training
Starting Soon!

The 2009 training will be held on Tuesdays and Fridays in Bellingham with field trips throughout Whatcom County.

March 17-May 8
(no classes April 7th & 10th)

Tuesdays 6pm-9pm
Fridays 9am-4:30pm

Application
(Microsoft Word Document)

 


 

Upcoming Events & Opportunities

Events Web Page

Local events and opportunities of interest to Beach Watchers and Beach Watcher sponsored events.

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