Quimper Geological Society Field Trip: A decade of changes in the Elwha River as a result of dam removal
Saturday Oct. 2, 2021, Port Angeles Area. Start time 9:30, finish 3 pm or later
Leaders: Ian Miller, Coastal Hazards Specialist, WA Sea Grant, Port Angeles
Keith Denton, Fisheries Specialist and Consultant, Sequim
Michael Machette, Quaternary Geologist (retired), Port Townsend
Objectives: Visit ground zero of the largest dam-removal project in the world and one of the largest ecological restoration projects ever attempted. See the developing shore-line and take a tour of three important restoration sites along the Elwha River. Limited participation, $15 fee to cover expenses. Deadline: receipt by mail on or before Sept. 24.