Did you know that Sea Stars are not related to fish and have a water vascular system that pumps water rather than blood through their system to help their hydraulic movements? Filmed by Allie Hudec.
Leque Island Estuary Restoration
Loren Brokaw of the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife describes Salmon Life Cycle and all the behind-the-scenes work that went into returning Leque Island to estuary.
Salmon Live Here
Baby Salmon Live Here is the theme for the summer 2024 educational series sponsored by Sound Water Stewards and funded through donation to SC Give (Stanwood Camano Giving Tuesday event).
About Sound Water Stewards
Introduction to Sound Water Stewards of Island County
Getting To The Waters Edge is a must have guide to the beaches of Island County. This book was written and published by Sound Water Stewards.
See our volunteers in action working on our forage fish project.
Find out more about our volunteer training program.
Thank you to the Whidbey Community Foundation for your grant to help fund our Volunteer Education Training!
What’s In the Water Today was an online class that dives into the world of plankton.
Wildlife and WA State Parks Videos
Part of the Locked Doors and Hidden Worlds series. Human history and natural wildlife of the Keystone Spit area, including underwater.
The Displays at the Coupeville Wharf were created and built by Sound Water Stewards. Video made with Atlantis STEAM (a STEM program on Whidbey.
Locked Doors and Hidden Worlds, Fort Casey Powerhouse and Bats. Produced by Sound Water Stewards and Washington State Parks.
First Day Hike at Fort Casey, Sound Water Stewards and Washington State Parks.
Moon Snails, Sound Water Stewards
Sea Stars, Sound Water Stewards
Salmon, Sound Water Stewards
Gray Whales, Sound Water Stewards
Penn Cove Orca Captures and Lessons Learned Since: Produced by Sound Water Stewards, the Orca Network and filmmaking students of Oak Harbor High School.
For Kids Of All Ages
Rain Shadow Explorers, Seaweed
Rain Shadow Explorers, Rain Shadows
Estuary Soup, Elaine Chan. Recorded in July 2020
Recorded Lectures and Classes
UW ROV team explains their project and what their ROV can do. Recorded 3/14/2022
Kirt Onthank talks about cephalopods and the muusoctoups of Burrows Bay. Recorded 1/10/2022
Lisa Kaufman talks about NW Straits Foundation ‘s approach to restoration. Recorded 2/14/2022
Joyality, Finding Hope in Times of Crisis with Rachel Taylor
Hiking Close to Home with Maribeth Crandell and Jack Hartt
Seattle Seawall Salmon Habitat Restoration with Jeffrey Cordell
Puget Sound Shellfish, Teri King
Leque Island Estuary Restoration, Loren Brokaw
Sea Level Rise, Dr. Ian Miller
Orca Whales, Jill Hein
Solutions to Stormwater Pollution, Adrienne Ross Scanlan
Humpback Whales, Erin Johns Gless
Citizen Science and Restoration, Jason Toft
Skyroot Farm, Dr Eli Wheat
Digging for Dinner Safely and Understanding Beach Closures for Shellfish Harvesting, Jerry Borchert, WA Department of Health (WDOH), Marine Biotoxins Program. Recorded 7/19/2022.