Beach Naturalist “Meet Us on the Beach” Schedule

“Meet Us on the Beach” Schedule

2014  “Meet Us at the Beach”  Beach Naturalist Summer Program

The Beach Naturalist program is a hands-on opportunity to learn about the animals that live at public access beaches in Thurston County. Beach Naturalist volunteers educate and inspire people who come to the beach seeking a personal connection with the water. Visit a local park on one of the weekends listed below at low-tide during June, July and August. The Beach Naturalist program is free and open to anyone with no registration required.  A Discover Pass is needed for parking at Tolmie State Park.

2014 “Meet Us on the Beach” Dates

Times and park locations – Burfoot, Tolmie, Priest Point  TBA

Beach Naturalists will be on the beach during weekend low-tides on: June 14 & 15, June 28 & 29, July 12 & 13, July 26 & 27, August 9 & 10, August 23 & 24.

Questions: contact

South Sound Estuary Association*  at

Explore •  Connect • Inspire

*An Environmental Educational non-profit Promoting Estuary and marine exploration, connection & inspiration to protect the health of Puget Sound Waters and the life that depends on it.

Thank you to our sponsors/funders:

 Summer Sponsors

Soft rock for the great northwest

Mixx 96.1, soft rock for the great northwest.


South Puget Sound Salmon Enhancement Group

Pacific Northwest Shell Club


The Russell Family Foundation

The Lassen Foundation/Community Foundation of South Puget Sound

WA-BC Chapter of the American Fisheries Society

U.S. Fish and Wildlife “Connecting People with Nature”