Upcoming Events


  • 21

    Port Townsend - Marine Energy Seminar

    Join the National Northwest Marine Renewable Energy Center, Washington Sea Grant and members of the Northwest Straits Initiative for expert speakers, facilitated discussion and hands-on demonstrations exploring the potential of marine renewable energy in Puget Sound!

    Northwest Maritime Center, Port Townsend
  • 25

    August NWSC Meeting

    Dr. Ron Thom and Dr. Tom Mumford will present on net ecosystem improvement in the Northwest Straits Initiative's work.

    Pacific Rim Institute, 180 Parker Road, Coupeville, WA


  • 16

    International Coastal Cleanup

    Join the Northwest Straits Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation and the Whatcom Marine Resources Committee at Locust Beach for a local beach cleanup. Trash bags and gloves provided. Bring proper clothing for walking the shoreline. This event is part of the annual Whatcom Water Week.

    Locus Beach, WA
  • 20-21

    Bay to Baker Symposium

    Join Whatcom MRC in association with the Whatcom Watersheds Information Network for this two day conference that will engage agriculture, business, fisheries, forestry, tribal, environmental, and other interests in natural resource topics that are important to the economic and environmental wellbeing of our community.


    Ferndale Event Center, Whatcom County, WA
  • 29

    September NWSC Meeting

    This meeting will take place over WebEx.

    *Conference call*


  • 03-04

    2017 Annual MRC Conference

    More information to come!

    Bellingham, Whatcom County