There's lots going on - check out upcoming events at the bottom of this page, or view the monthly calendar. We've highlighted some special events below. See also all the great birding events in the calendar.
The invasive European green crabs are coming - none seen on Whidbey yet (Econet member Sound Water Stewards are monitoring). For current status see the WA Sea Grant Crab Team Page
Come visit the great new exhibits at the Coupeville Wharf, highlighting the role that Penn Cove has played as a mixing bowl for marine life for thousands of years. For kids to adults. (read more)
The change in season is always my favorite part of the year ... the end of one chapter and the beginning of a new is always exhilarating. Whidbey ECO Network finds itself in the middle of a change as well ... - by Tess Cooper [read full article]
Lots of opportunities to keep our beaches clean. Check the schedule for specific beaches and dates. (you must be 18 or older to participate)
Support Whidbey Farmers - through purchases at a Farmer's market - or through a Community Supported Agriculture plan. See this Slow Food Whidbey page, or the Local Agriculture page from the Whidbey Island Conservation District.
Likely effects of climate change on our lands, water, and people: Read this article or the executive summary or the full report from University of Washington's Climate Impacts Group (November 2015)
Read this yearsState of the Sound, published in early November by Puget Sound Partnership.
Check out Orca Network's Langley Whale Center - it celebrates and shares the lives of gray whales, orcas and other marine mammals of the Salish Sea. See their info page and facebook page