Nearshore Construction Complete and Howarth Park is Open
The Nearshore Restoration Project is complete and construction on the Howarth Park bridge is now finished. The bridge and the beach are now open for public use. Beach plantings and new educational signs will be installed later this fall. Read about the new beach in the Herald here, and check out an aerial view of the beach below.
Snohomish County MRC Seeks New Members!
The Snohomish County Marine Resources Advisory Committee (MRC) is seeking three motivated members to serve as citizen advisors on a committee that addresses local marine issues and recommends action to County Executive and the County Council. Two appointees will represent conservation/environmental interests and one will represent economic interests. Interested parties are expected to have a willingness to learn about marine conservation, participate in research founded on sound science, and contribute opinions on marine issues over a three-year term that runs 2016 - 2018.
The deadline for applications is October 15th, 2016 or until filled. Find the application here, or contact Kathleen Herrmann, Snohomish County Marine Resources Lead Staff, at Kathleen.email@example.com for more information.