Join us to learn about ocean acidification and the strategies and actions to protect marine resources recommended by the state’s Blue Ribbon Panel on Ocean Acidification
March 13, 2013 – Ocean Acidification Seminar. Anacortes, WA. Seafarers Memorial Park. 6-8pm. Sponsored by the Northwest Straits Commission, Skagit County Marine Resources Committee and Sustainable Fisheries Partnership. Free and open to the public.
Introduction - Rosie Cayou James, Samish Indian Nation
Welcome – Ron Wesen, Skagit County Commission; Puget Sound Partnership Ecosystem Coordination Board
What is Ocean Acidification? – Dr. Brady Olson, Western Washington University, Shannon Point Marine Center
How Are Shellfish Coping? – Bill Dewey, Taylor Shellfish Farms, Member of the WA Blue Ribbon Panel on Ocean Acidification
Recommendations, Partnerships and Actions – Brad Warren, Sustainable Fisheries Partnership, Member of the WA Blue Ribbon Panel on Ocean Acidification
Northwest Straits, March 2013. More information.