Thursday, March 11, 2010

Western Oyster Co. Tour

On Tuesday, March 16, 2010, prior to our regularly scheduled monthly KGI Watershed Council meeting. The council will have a tour of Western Oyster Company operations in Purdy (on Burley Lagoon). The tour will be hosted by owner, Jerry Yamashita. This is an opportunity to learn about the history of shellfish harvesting in Puget Sound including the challenges and successes. The council will meet at the Peninsula Light Business Office, 13315 Goodnough Drive NW, Purdy, WA at 1:45pm and carpool to the location. Call Chris at (253) 798-7620 to RSVP.

The council's regular meeting will begin at 4pm at Peninsula Light and will include a discussion about current conditions in Burley Lagoon.