Explore the Estuary: Public Workshop Series

Join Harbor WildWatch for a monthly workshop on the wild side! These tours will be paired with a monthly lesson that can be adapted for all ages. We will gather at 1pm on the covered lookout deck near the restrooms at Billy Frank Jr Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge before embarking on a 60-90 minute tour. Parking is $3 (cash) per vehicle.

May 15: Senses of the Salish Sea
Join us for an opportunity that engages all your senses to explore and appreciate the wonders of nature! Participants will embark on a guided adventure where they’ll use sight, sound, touch, smell, and maybe even taste to make detailed observations of the natural world. From the rustling of leaves and the scent of wildflowers to the texture of tree bark and the vibrant colors of spring, this hands-on experience will deepen your connection to the environment. Perfect for nature enthusiasts of all ages, this workshop promises to enhance your sensory awareness and inspire a newfound appreciation for the beauty around us.

June 12: Animal Adaptations
July 17: Plants, Plankton & Algae
August 14: Tides & Zonation
September 18: Marine Debris & Invasive Species
October 23: Birds & Mammals
November 13: Salmon
December 11: Watershed

These events will take place in all weather, please dress accordingly. While this program is free, donations are always appreciated; suggested donation of $2 per person, or $5 per family.


May 15 2024


1:00 PM - 1:30 PM


Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge
Billy Frank Jr. Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge


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