Beach Watchers

WSU Extension’s Beach Watchers Earn Top Honor from Worldwide Water Group

SEATTLE, Wash. — Washington State University Extension’s Beach Watchers program was this year’s meritorious winner of the Education and Public Service award from the national Universities Council on Water Resources. The award was presented at the group’s national conference in Seattle on July 15. Don Meehan accepted the prestigious award for WSU and was joined […]

WSU Beach Watchers Named ‘Environmental Heroes’ for Salmon Recovery Work in Whidbey Basin

COUPEVILLE, Wash. – Salmon recovery efforts in the Whidbey Basin of northwestern Washington are more strategic thanks to a team led by two Washington State University Extension Beach Watchers who have been named “Environmental Heroes” by the National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration for their efforts. NOAA annually distributes just 10 “Environmental Hero Awards” throughout the […]