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Marine Education Pop-Up

July 21, 2022 @ 10:00 am 3:00 pm

Find SWS at the Beach and Explore! This week at Barnum Point
278 Sunrise Blvd, Camano Island

Learn about plants, animals, nature, history and what is unique in this park. Guided walk to the beach at 1pm, meet at the kiosk at the parking lot. This County Park and Triangle Cove provide lots of habitat for wildlife, salmon and other marine life. Join us on a walk where the forest meets the sea.

Entrance to Triangle Cover at Barnum Point
Entrance to Triangle Cover at Barnum Point

Every Thursday for Summer 2022, retired State Parks Interpreter Tina Dinzl-Pederson, SWS Class of 2016, assisted by Sound Water Stewards’ members, sets up a pop-up educational booth at an Island County Park on Camano or Landing Park in Stanwood offering beach visitors an opportunity to learn about the local marine ecosystem with Sound Water Stewards.

Pop-ups occur on THURSDAYS, 10 am to 3 pm, site varies.

Local families live next to the amazing saltwater bay named Port Susan and the Stillaguamish River. This ecosystem provides food for salmon, grey whales, and much more. SWS pop-up booth sparks curiosity and strengthens a connection to marine and shoreline ecosystems. We provide education to support visitors’ voluntary actions to contribute to a healthy marine environment and offer ways to explore, enjoy, and learn while causing no harm. We believe that people will take care of what they know and love.

Stewards: Sign Up Here to help!

Tina, pop-up, Barnum Point
Tina Dinzl-Pederson at SWS Pop-Up at Barnum Point in June 2022
Look for the Blue and Yellow SWS Vest