Follow whale trails with new site signs – Sequim Gazette

*8/25/10 Sequim Gazette

Want to know where to watch for whales?

Installation of the first “Whale Trail” sign will be celebrated from 1-3 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at Salt Creek Recreation Area near Joyce.

The Whale Trail ( is a series of sites where the public may view whales and other marine mammals from shore.

… Partner organizations are NOAA, Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife, People For Puget Sound, The Seattle Aquarium, the Whale Museum and Coast Watch Society, that hope to inspire appreciation and stewardship for the whales and the marine environment. Local partners and sponsors include Clallam County Parks, Juan de Fuca Scenic Byway Association and the Olympic Peninsula Visitor’s Bureau.