OUR IMPACT STATEMENT IS READY FOR REVIEW!
Please take a look at our most current Impact Statement for 2020 – 2021 by clicking this link:
Climate, Consumption, and Waste
Garbage is not glamorous, or even exciting, but it is interesting and we all produce it.
See below for links to our programs.
What do our consumptions and waste habits tell us? How are they connected to our climate issues? What changes would we make if we knew more?
Join our fall educational and training program.
Let’s get together!! Thursday, October 21 1:30 – 3:30 @ Keystone Spit – East of ferry
Please contact Shannon by noon Monday the 18th to let her know to expect you and if you will need a one day Discovery Pass. Also, this will ensure that if there is an emergency change or cancellation in the schedule, she can notify you.
- Bags, gloves and other equipment will be provided.
- Wear appropriate clothing for the weather and footwear for walking over sand, cobble, and driftwood.
- Schedule can change due to adverse weather conditions and new COVID-19 developments – PLEASE BRING YOUR MASKS!! Please wear masks when in close proximity of each other but if more than 6-10 feet you may have them removed.
- A one-day volunteer park access pass is available for volunteers who do not have a Washington State Parks Discovery Pass.
- Only adults, 18 or older, may participate in these organized beach cleanups.
Shannon Charnley firstname.lastname@example.org
Community Litter Cleanup Program Coordinator 360 / 639-6060
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Free 2021 Forest Stewardship Summer Webinar Series
Take an hour to learn something new about your forest!
For more information click here
Land-grant mission steers WSU’s drive-in Wi-Fi partnership
Launched in late April, the Drive-In WiFi partnership has begun placing broadband access points at WSU’s county and tribal Extension centers, as well as schools, libraries, and community centers across the state. WSU Extension, Island County now provides one of the first Drive-In Wi-Fi Hotspots being established by this program. Island County residents may now access free broadband internet from the safety of their vehicle while parked in the WSU Extension, Island County parking lot.
Raising Healthy Pigs
Did you know that feeding pigs human food scraps has the potential to introduce several serious diseases? If you are raising pigs or have thought about raising pigs, learn about important health concerns facing pigs, including Garbage Feeding and African Swine Fever.