Stories tagged: San Juan Island
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017, 11:16 a.m.
Ships slowing in busy channel to protect endangered orcas
SEATTLE – Ships moving through a busy channel off Washington state’s San Juan Island are slowing down this summer as part of a study to determine whether that can reduce …
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016, 12:30 p.m.
European green crab found in San Juan Island waters
A team of volunteer monitors have found an invasive green crab in the waters of Westcott Bay on San Juan Island.
Sun., April 7, 2013
San Juan Islands high on everyone’s list, including Obama’s
Washington’s San Juan Islands are among the hottest items in the world of recreational travel this year. In recent months, standouts among the 28 islands and some 400 more rocks …
Sun., Jan. 13, 2013
Kasmans leave jobs, Spokane behind for B&B on San Juan Island
FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. – This time last year, Roxy Kasman was Gonzaga University’s controller, and her husband, Doug Kasman, was an architect with ALSC. Now they’re washing laundry and scrubbing …
Fri., March 6, 2009
Baby orca spotted in Sound
SEATTLE – The Center for Whale Research on San Juan Island says a new baby orca has been born, the third Puget Sound baby killer whale spotted this year. Ken …