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Salem Sound Marine Invasive Watch

Next surveys are in Salem on Monday June 29

Hawthorne Cove Marina at 2:00pm.
Meet in the Blaney Street Parking Lot

Winter Island tidepool
at 3:00pm.

RSVP required.

For more dates and information, check the calendar.

Teacher Summer Institute, August, 2015


Experience "Place" Like Never Before

Immerse yourself in a week of place-based learning around the local habitats in the coastal watershed of Salem Sound. You will learn to use the outdoors as a means of delivering your teaching goals and providing opportunities for your students to experience science in their local community, making authentic connections and gaining deeper understandings.
Summer Institute Registration
fee $250 and earn 28 PDPs.
An additional fee of $275 to Salem State University to earn
3 graduate credits (67.5 PDPs).

For more info, see PDF flyer or go to School to Sea.


Make Waves

Become a MEMBER of Salem Sound Coastwatch -
Leading the Way to a Healthier Sea and Shore!

Consider becoming a Sustaining Member with monthly or quarterly recurring online donations.

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SSCW is a 501(c)(3) organization.
Donations to SSCW are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.

Learn more about the programs your membership donation will be supporting.


Talking Trash for Clean Oceans!

Check out our new marine debris campaign funded by NOAA Marine Debris Prevention through Education and Outreach.


Underwater in Salem Sound Lecture Series completed

Thank you, Dr. Lindley Hanson, Beach Geology; Dr. Sara Grady, presenter on"Horseshoe Crabs - The Ancient Blue Bloods" and Ted Maney, presenter on "On the Rocks - Life Underwater"

We look forward to partnering with the Marblehead Abott Library in 2016 for our 4th year. Thank you, Abott Library.


See how much we accomplish
Year in Review 2013 and Year in Review 2012.
2014 - 2015 Community Report coming soon.

Enjoy reading about Salem Sound Coastwatch in the North Shore Magazine July 2014 (2.7MB)


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