North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee

Meetings


Overview


The North Pacific Coast (NPC) Marine Resources Committee (MRC) promotes community involvement in Pacific Coast issues in western Clallam and Jefferson Counties. MRC members and participants learn about resource conditions and coastal community needs, participate in local and regional projects, and sponsor activities and studies having to do with the unique management issues of Washington's outer coast.
 

Coast MRC Summit October 23-25, 2019


Agenda


•WA Coast Life History and Death History
UW Professor Julia Parrish, School of Aquatic and Fishery Sciences, and COASST Science Coordinator Hillary Burgess
Quileute Tribe Marine Science
Jennifer Hagen, Marine Policy Advisor Quileute Natural Resources


Kalaloch Razor Clam Population and ONP On-going Research into the Pathogen NIX
Steve Fradkin, Olympic National Park Coastal Ecologist/Limnologist


The Dynamic North Coast Seashore
Ian Miller, WA Sea Grant Coastal Hazards Specialist


Implementing Washington’s Marine Spatial Plan
Teressa Pucylowski, WA Dept. of Ecology Marine Spatial Planning Coordinator


Coastal Resilience Action Demonstration Project
Jackson Blalock WA Dept. of Ecology Community Engagement Specialist 


New developments in WA climate and Emission Reduction Policies
Julia Sanders, Global Ocean Health


Coast Educational Community Projects, Priorities, Opportunities Part 1
John Hunter, FHS Science Teacher


Coast Educational Community Projects, Priorities, Opportunities Part 2 
Nicole Harris, Education Specialist 
Coast Educational Community Projects, Priorities, Opportunities Part 3 
Julie Tennis, PEI Coastal Region FieldSTEM Coordinator 


Invasive European Green Crab Trapping Program 
Adrianne Akmajian, Makah Fisheries Management Marine Ecologist 


Holocene landslides and terraces at Rialto Beach 
UW Applied Master’s Chelsea Bush, Department of Earth and Space Science 


Clues to the Climate and Environment over the Last Million Years at Rialto Beach and Steamboat Creek 
UW Professor Kathy Troost, Department of Earth and Space Science 



Vacancy Announcement

Jefferson and Clallam Counties 
North Pacific Coast Marine Resources Committee (NPC MRC)


As part of Washington State’s Coastal Marine Resources Committees Program, the NPC MRC conducts activities and projects in support of coastal ecosystems and sustainable marine-based livelihoods in western Clallam and Jefferson Counties. Meetings are held each month on third Tuesdays, 4-6pm (except December) at the Olympic Natural Resources Center in Forks, WA. There is currently a vacancy for a citizen representative of Jefferson County. Interested individuals should submit a letter or email of interest to the Office of the Board of County Commissioners, P.O. Box 1220, Port Townsend, WA 98368 or jeffbocc@co.jefferson.wa.us no later than 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2018. This is a non-paid position. For more information, contact Tami Pokorny at Ph: (360) 379-4498 or email tpokorny@co.jefferson.wa.us. 

Request for Proposals


Learn more about the 2019-21 Request for Proposals to fund potential projects
 
 

Additional Resources