Tag Archives: Sitka Sound Science Center

New Sitka Community Playground starts to take shape

Construction is progressing on the new Sitka Community Playground project, which is being built on the site of the old Crescent Harbor Playground near the Sitka Sound Science Center. As of Monday, June 18, most of the playground equipment had … Continue reading

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COASST program to train Sitka beach walkers for seabird mortality surveys

Help make a difference for the environment by collecting beached bird data for the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST). COASST is a citizen science program involving participants in the collection of high quality data used in natural resource … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center visiting scientist to lead bird walk at Sitka National Historical Park

Ornithologist Allison Nelson, the Scientist in Residency Fellow at the Sitka Sound Science Center this summer, will lead a bird walk on the totem trails at Sitka National Historical Park on Saturday, June 9. Participants should meet at 7:30 a.m. … Continue reading

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Sitka Sound Science Center to host Field Science School this summer

Field Science School registration is now open at the Sitka Sound Science Center. Community members and students alike are welcome to sign-up for either the entire eight-week skills course, or for just one day. Sessions take place from 9 a.m. … Continue reading

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National Parks Conservation Association to host events in Sitka on Friday and Saturday

Jim Adams and Erica Carroll of the National Parks Conservation Association will be in Sitka on Friday and Saturday, May 4-5, and will host three events in conjunction with Sitka National Historical Park and Sitka Conservation Society. The National Parks … Continue reading

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Sitka Community Playground project to host work party on Saturday, April 28

  The Sitka Community Playground will host a work party from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 28, at the playground site near the Crescent Harbor tennis courts. The Sitka Community Playground was a community wellness project from … Continue reading

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Alaskan Brewing hosts coastal waterways clean-up event April 28 at Sitka Sound Science Center

Join the Sitka Sound Science Center for a beach clean-up event sponsored by Alaskan Brewing Co. Starting at noon, the Sitka Sound Science Center will hand out trash bags and send you on your way to clean up Sitka’s beaches. … Continue reading

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