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Discovery Speaker Series- Innovative Solutions to Stormwater Run-off

Join us on October 19th, 7-8:30PM for another Discovery Speaker Series! Washington Department of Transportation Research and Innovative Solutions to Stormwater with presentation by Brandon Slone and Nathan Nadernicek, Stormwater Monitoring and Research Analysts. Protecting Puget Sound from stormwater run-off … Continue reading

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2017 – 2018 Discovery Speaker Series BEGINS Thursday, September 21st

The 2017 – 2018 Discovery Speaker Series begins September 21st and continues the 3rd Thursday of each month through April (excluding December).  Event is held at LOTT’S WET Science Center, 500 Adams NE, Olympia.  Doors open at 6:30 pm with … Continue reading

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Shark Month at the Estuarium

For all of June and July, the Estuarium explored the world of our mostly microscopic friends, plankton. Did you know that the world’s largest fish, the whale shark, only eats plankton? Incredible! You can learn all about the whale shark … Continue reading

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SOLD OUT – August 27th, 9th Annual “SSEA the Sound” Benefit Cruise

When: August 27th, 1 – 5 pm.  Click HERE for tickets: $55 members and $65 non-members are now available. Seats are limited, so you’ll want to order your tickets early! Where: Leaving from Port of Olympia public dock (west of Anthony’s … Continue reading

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Community Painting Days!

It’s a Plankton Phenomena! In June and July, we are focusing on these very important organisms that are critical for estuary food webs. The next featured events are community painting days on Saturday and Sunday, July 15th and 16th, from … Continue reading

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Meet the Beach – Don’t miss our wonderful Beach Naturalists this summer!

Meet the Beach Are you going to the beach and want to know more about the amazing creatures that live in Puget Sound? The Estuarium’s Meet the Beach program has volunteers on the beach during summer low-tides. They wear tan … Continue reading

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