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Sea Kayaking

  For our final field trip of the quarter, our class went to Roche Harbor to spend the day sea…

Canoe Journeys

“If you take care of her, she will take care of you.”   These are Ronald Day’s words as we…

Lummi Nation

This week’s class excursion took us to Lummi Nation. As we arrived on to Lummi land we were welcomed by…

Excursion to the Dike, Shellfish Hatchery, and Town in Lummi Reservation

On May 11th, 2018, we visited the Lummi Nation reservation. We went to the dike with Lisa Wilson, an ESA…

Elwha River Excursion

May 4th, 2018 Our trip began bright and early at 6:30 as we left San Juan Island via two ferry…

Field Excursion to Neah Bay

On a brisk but clear May morning we rose sluggishly from our tents at Hobuck Beach in Neah Bay on…

On the Salish Sea

  “Y’know, all my relations are along the sea, the Salish Sea”(Blaney, 2012) Native peoples customarily have an embodied sense…

Field Excursion to San Juan Historical Museum

At 10:30 am April 20th, 2018, 13 students trekked to the San Juan Historical Museum in Friday Harbor. The tour…

Field Excursion to Cattle Point and Garrison Bay

6th April , 2018 At 10:15 thirteen of us set off from FHL for our first field excursion, we were…

Liz Landefeld: Author Bio

My name is Liz Landefeld. I was born and raised in northeast Seattle by Midwestern parents. The youngest of four…

Natalie Schwartz: Author Bio

I am an undergraduate at the University of Washington, Seattle. I am studying Environmental Studies and Spanish. Environmental Studies is…

Victoria Jackson: Author Bio

  Yá’át’ééh!  My name is Victoria Jackson and I am Sophomore at the University of Washington in Seattle. I am…

Mikaere Nixon : Author Bio

I am from New Zealand, which is a country that seems to have a certain cachet here in the USA…

James Leifer: Author Bio

Hello! My name is James Leifer and I am a student at the University of Washington. I am currently studying…

Melinda Carr: Author Bio

Hello! My name is Melinda Carr and am a second year student studying Aquatic and Fisheries at the University of…

Brianna Loucks: Author Bio

Hello! My name is Brianna Loucks and I am majoring in Environmental Science with an emphasis in Biology at the…

Tiffany Ham: Author Bio

Hello! My name is Tiffany Ham and I’m currently a senior majoring in Biology: Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation while minoring…

Celine Tang: Author Bio

  Hello! My name is Celine, and although I was born and raised in Seattle, I still have not gotten…

New Course: The Indigenous History & Environment of the Salish Sea

This spring quarter, I am teaching a new course, “The Indigenous History and Environment of the Salish Sea.” Taught at the…

CSPN has a new website!

CSPN has a new website! We at CSPN are excited to announce the launch of our new website. We offer…