P/T JOB OPENING: Program Assistant Jefferson County Marine Resources Committee

A part time position available for someone with program coordination.


Representative Norm Dicks’ speech at the 2012 NW Straits Annual Meeting

Here in it’s entirety is the talk by Representative Norm Dicks at the NW Straits MRC annual meeting. An interesting overview of his work on helping find federal funding to protect the Sound, Hood Canal and Straits. An overview of his environmental work in his career as Congressman. You can either download the file as a podcast and play it in any MP3 player, or listen to it right on the Internet at the location below.


The conference material can be found at


Marine sanctuary gains two new members–PDN

The Olympic Coast National Marine Sanctuary has gained a new primary member and a new alternate member to serve on its advisory council.  The sanctuary, based in Port Angeles, is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Christopher Clark will serve as the primary member, and Alan Rammer has been named as the alternate and will fill a new Marine Resource Committee seat.


Joint Clallam Cty/Jefferson County MRC meeting Aug. 3rd

The Clallam County Marine Resources Committee (MRC) will meet jointly with the Jefferson County MRC on Tuesday, August 3 at the Cape George Colony yacht club on Discovery Bay.  The meeting starts at 6:00 PM and features a historical review of Northwest Straits Commission sand lance data and a presentation of the Draft Management Plan for the proposed Protection Island Aquatic Reserve.

Robert Vreeland
Clallam County MRC

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