Related Opportunities

Alliances

Stewardship

Sailing

Marine Science

Books

Non-Fiction:

  • A Cruising Guide to Puget Sound and the San Juan Islands, by Migael M. Scherer
  • Puget Sound: Sea Between the Mountains, by Tim Thompson and Eric Scigliano
  • The Price of Taming a River, The Decline of Puget Sound’s Duwamish/Green Waterway, by Mike Sato
  • The Living Shore, Rowan Jacobsen
  • Puget Sound’s Wildside, Harbor WildWatch

Fiction:

  • The Highest Tide, Jim Lynch
  • The Tenting of the Tillicums: A Story of Boy-Life on Puget Sound, by Herbert Bashford
  • From the Land of the Snow Pearls; Tales from Puget Sound, by E. Higginson
  • A Small Boat at the Bottom of the Sea, by John Thompson

Parent Survey

Did your child recently participate in a Salish Expedition? Take the parent survey.

Instagram Feed

  • Instagram takeover! Our student Program Coordinators & Documentarians have taken on the Carlyn and our Salish Sea Expeditions account, IGing live from on deck! .
.
. 
The Challenge (duh duh duh) has finally begun! After three days of sailing, science and fun we finally reached our final day. Although we’re all tired and have chapped lips, we’ve had lots of fun. Now we’re having fun with The Challenge. Stay tuned for more...
.
.
.
#salishsea #chappedlips #thechallenge #goodshipcarlyn #sanjuanislands #wishyouwerehere
  • Everything you ever needed and then some. We love fall season sailing and our mini pumpkin fairy! 🎃 👻 .
.
.
.
#sailing #navigation #salishsea #itsdecorativegourdseason #boo
  • Day 3! Students who are sailing for the first time and students who have been sailing for years - there’s something for every learner aboard the Carlyn! We’re learning what it means to take care of our ship & shipmates and how to learn, share our learning and take ownership of science deployments, sailing maneuvers, navigation, meal prep and more. Students scientists & sailors report they are ready for The Challenge tomorrow!
.
.
.
.
#learning #goodshipcarlyn #handson #science #sailing #orcasisland #sanjuanislands #inquiry #titanicaintgotnothingoncarlyn
  • The colors of autumn and creativity abound! Our student are not just scientists and sailors, they’re artists as well! We spent some time creating Andy Goldsworthy inspired beach art. Which one speaks to you? Which one do you think your student scientist & sailor & artist had a hand in? .
.
.
.
#andygoldsworthy #beachart #sanjuanislands #orcasisland #sailing #exploring #salishseaexpeditons #inquirybasedlearning