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August 22nd 1 pm Last of the Estuarium Summer Lectures

August 22nd, 1 – 2 pm at the Estuarium, 309 State Ave. NE, Olympia Bruce Bolding, WA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife, “Beyond the Estuary: Warmwater Fishes of Washington” Join us for the presentation and see all new new creatures … Continue reading

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Visit the SSEA Table at the Olympia Farmer’s Market this weekend

 Our wonderful Estuarium needs more visitors.  We have many new creatures…more baby pipefish were born last Sunday.  So create more visibility for this community resource, we will tabling at the farmer’s market this weekend, August 1 & 2 and the … Continue reading

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MURAL Painting this weekend is ON!

The marine creatures: starfish, mussels, crabs…., pilings, birds, waves have started to appear.  The muralist, Carrie Ziegler, and helper, Annie,  have been laying out and painting the past 3 days.  We are all ready for painters this weekend. WEATHER: We … Continue reading

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Bottom fish of Puget Sound: July 25th, 1 -2 pm

Taylor Frierson, WA Depart of Fish and Wildlife, will be at the Estuarium, 309 State Ave. NE, between 1 – 2 pm.  Join us and learn about the bottomfish of Puget Sound The marine waters of Washington State are home to … Continue reading

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PAINTERS NEEDED – NEW MURAL at the Estuarium, 309 State Av. NE

MURAL PAINTING PARTY – Saturday, July 25th and Sunday, July 26st at the Estuarium, 309 State Ave. NE., Olympia.   Earlier this week the previous mural was primed and the space is now ready to become filled with marine/estuary creatures. Shifts: … Continue reading

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ESTUARIUM Mural – new design

The draft design is done. It is mostly an underwater scene of south puget sound sea life.  The picture here is just one section.  There will be sea stars, jellyfish, anenomies (like the ones in the picture, but they will … Continue reading

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Tufted puffins Receive Endangered Species Designation

Tufted Puffins video from Seadoc.  Tufted puffins receive endangered species status in Washington State.

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Summer Speakers at the Estuarium

Starting June 20th, SSEA will be hosting a summer speakers series.  All presentations will be at the Estuarium, 309 State Ave. NE, Olympia and start at 1 pm.  Below is the list of upcoming presentations.  Please plan to join us … Continue reading

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“Meet the Beach” 2015 summer schedule starts June 6.

     Tomorrow’s low tide is a grand -2.5.   The beach naturalists will be at Tolmie  and Burfoot on June 6st from 1 – 4 pm and at Burfoot on June 7 from 2 – 5 pm.  The weather … Continue reading

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October 11, 2015 Benefit Cruise – Registration OPEN

Registration is now open for the October 11, 2015, 1 – 5 pm Benefit Cruise. Join SSEA”s benefit cruise, 4 hours on the water enjoying south Puget Sound, aboard the luxury yacht “My Girl”. This year our route will take … Continue reading

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