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Welcome to Sound Living 2015
A One-Day Communiversity
We are pleased to bring you a day of learning showcasing the connections between water, land and people in the Salish Sea landscape.
This year, we are offering a slimmed down menu of 7 presentations to choose from, featuring an array of topics and skilled presenters that are working in their fields today. We will focus on the Vital Signs of Puget Sound - key ecosystem indicators and improvement targets adopted five years ago to assess whether we're making progress in restoring the Sound. While Puget Sound continues to be a vibrant, beautiful landscape gifted with thousands of rivers, streams, forests, wildlife and plants, it is also home to over 4 million people living and working here who put pressure on the natural systems of the region. Sound Living 2015 attendees will learn about the research and status of six of the vital signs and the outlook for tomorrow and beyond.
The hardest choice you'll have to make is which presentations to select!
- Saturday, October 31, 2015, Mukilteo Presbyterian Church, Mukilteo, WA (Schedule & Directions)
- Enjoy Puget Sound's Vital Signs, our Key Note Lecture, moderated by Scott Redman, Puget Sound Partnership Science and Evaluation Program Director
- 6 classes (All New!) that cover one of six Puget Sound Vital Signs, from the status of our swimming beaches to the health of Orca Pods. Check them out!
- Registration closed October 26, 9am. Walkin registrations will be available on October 25 for a walk in fee of $15.00 ($15.00 for students, teachers, and active military)
Walkin attendees are welcome! Just come a little early so you can select your sessions and get registered. Only cash or check accepted at the door.
- Free snacks, optional lunch for $8.00.
- Registration is $15.00, a single low entrance fee for everyone. Walkin registrations are available although we request early registration to make our preparations easier.
- Participate in our third annual Raffle to support WSU Beach Watchers, with the opportunity to win one of several beautiful photographs that anyone would be happy to have hanging on their walls!
- 5 Teacher Clock Hours are Available! There is an additional fee paid to the Education Service District, paid at Sound Living.
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Thank you to Sno-Isle Natural Foods Coop, Central Market in Mill Creek and Trader Joes in Everett for donating refreshments!
If you have any questions, please contact us at Sound.Living@wsu.edu or 425 357-6028. We look forward to seeing you.