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Upcoming Events/Activities at the ESTUARIUM

Arts Walk Experience the Living Estuary, made from recycled materials by local students and proudly displayed at the South Sound Estuarium and Precession of the Species during spring Arts Walk. April 25 and 26 at the South Sound Estuarium. Students of … Continue reading

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April 4th, 2014 Pier Peer at Boston Harbor

Join South Sound Estuary Association at Boson Harbor Marina for Pier Peer night-lighting events the first Friday night of each month.   Peer below the waters of Puget Sound and discover the lives of mysterious and beautiful creatures.  Jellyfish, colorful … Continue reading

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March 19th, Discovery Speaker ” Birds of South Puget Sound”, what changes are we seeing in bird life with the breaching of the dikes at Nisqually Refuge

March 19th Discovery Speakers – Phil Kelley and Whittier Johnson, Black Hills Audubon March 19, Whittier Johnson and Shelley Horn of Black Hills Audubon, “Waterbirds & Shorebirds of Puget Sound: observations from the field”.  Whittier and Shelley will talk about South Sound shorebirds, … Continue reading

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SSEA Welcomes Wendy Eklund!

South Sound Estuary Association Welcomes Wendy Eklund as our new program manager.  She will head up the Beach Naturalist and Connecting Youth to the Health of Puget Sound programs. She brings excellent experience to SSEA.  She shared her love of … Continue reading

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March 19th Discovery Speakers – Phil Kelley and Whittier Johnson, Black Hills Audubon

March 19, Phil Kelley and Whittier Johnson for Black Hills Audubon, “Waterbirds & Shorebirds of Puget Sound: observations from the field”. Have you seen a change in the yearly migrations? For more information about Black Hills Aububon, click the link below.  http://blackhills-audubon.org/ … Continue reading

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Pier Peer Resumes March 7th, 8pm

Pier Peer resumes on Friday, March 7, 2014 at 8pm. Join South Sound Estuary Association at Boson Harbor Marina for Pier Peer night-lighting events the first Friday night of each month.   Peer below the waters of Puget Sound and … Continue reading

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March 2nd, 1 – 3pm FUN at the Estuarium

      We have a fun event coming up at the Estuarium!   On the afternoon of March 2nd, from 1 – 3 pm Bert Bartleson of the Pacific Northwest Shell Club will be leading a workshop on local … Continue reading

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WELCOME Elizabeth “Betsea” Antonio, Estuarium Marine Educator

South Sound Estuary Association welcomes Elizabeth “BetSea” Antonio to the South Sound Estuarium staff!   2010 Graduate of The Evergreen State College, former Program Coordinator Relief, Shipboard Educator and Deckhand of the Schooner Adventuress and former lead teacher at Mariah … Continue reading

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ESTUARIUM CLOSED TODAY, Sunday Feb. 9th

Due to snow, the Estuarium will not be open today.  Come visit on a future weekend, 10am – 3 pm.    Bring your family and friends!  Lots to see.  Help us grow the Estuarium as a permanent part of the … Continue reading

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February 19th, 7 – 8:30 pm What can we to do protect Puget Sound Waters? A diver’s persepective

February 19, Janna Nichols from REEF and Laura James from Beneath the Looking Glass, LLC.  Join us and hear about their unique perspectives on engaging people in water quality issues such as working with divers for Janna and some of the film work … Continue reading

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