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Public Communications (MS-11)
614 Division Street, Port Orchard, WA
Phone: 360.337.4598
Date: March 10, 2014
Contact: Lisa Rillie, WSU Kitsap County Extension
  360.337.7157 or
No: 2014-024

Explore the wonders of Puget Sound with Kitsap Beach Naturalists

(Port Orchard, WA)  WSU Kitsap Extension and UW SeaGrant are proud to present the 2014 Beach Naturalist training, which is open to the public. If you want to learn more about marine life and local water issues while exploring beaches, then this is the class for you!

Thursday evenings March 20 through April 24
6 to 9 p.m.

Poulsbo Marine Science Center

Adults and teens are welcome to attend.
Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.

Cost for 6 weeks is $65. Scholarships are available.

During training you learn about sea creatures including clams, crabs, seaweed, salmon and invertebrates. The training includes outdoor field trips to Manchester State Park, Lion’s Park, Silverdale Waterfront Park, Kingston Marina and Beach, and Kitsap Memorial State Park.

After the training trained Beach Naturalists can choose to volunteer in exciting service projects, including beach explorations, local community events and service projects that help protect and enhance Kitsap shorelines.

For more information or to register, visit WSU’s website at and click on What’s Happening at Extension.

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Last Updated:  May 27, 2014