Elisa Dawson Lisa
KaufmanPlanner Northwest Straits Foundation ManagerElisa.Dawson@snoco.org Kaufman@NWStraitsFoundation.org 425-388- 6466 360-733-1725
Free Upcoming Workshop to Focus on Shoreline Property Protection Local marine resource organizations
join together to bring shoreline protection resources to landowners
STANWOOD, Wash., Oct. 10, 2017— Snohomish and Island County residents interested in learning how they can protect and maintain their shoreline property are invited to attend a free workshop at the Lake Goodwin Community Club on Saturday, October 14, 2017.
The Shoreline Landowner Workshop, hosted by the Northwest Straits Foundation and the Snohomish County Marine Resources Committee, will feature a presentation by Jim Johannessen, a coastal geologist. Participants will also
receive information on free site visits by a private, shoreline management
professional to learn how to protect their property.
When: October 14, 2017 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Lake Goodwin Community Club located at 17323 42nd Ave NW, Stanwood, WA
What: Workshop topics include how
to manage beach and bluff erosion, enhancing beach access,and native
vegetation for slope stability and habitat
About Snohomish County Marine Resources Committee
The Snohomish County Marine Resources Advisory Committee (MRC) is a citizen-based volunteer committee appointed by the Snohomish County Council. It is one of seven county-based MRC's, which conduct restoration, conservation, and education projects with diverse partners and community members to meet performance benchmarks. For more information, visit http://www.snocomrc.org.
About the Northwest Straits Foundation
The Northwest Straits Foundation is a non-profit
organization established to support the scientific, restoration, and education
projects and programs of the Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Initiative.
The Foundation’s mission is to protect and restore the marine resources of the
Northwest Straits by supporting research, monitoring, restoration, stewardship,
conservation and education programs and projects both at the local and regional
Contact:Northwest Straits Foundation Lisa Kaufman
360-733-1725Snohomish Marine Resources Committee Elisa Dawson 425-388-6466