Port Townsend: Marine Science Center receives $33,000 grant

The Port Townsend Marine Science Center said Monday that it has received a $33,000 grant from the Russell Family Foundation.

This grant will be used to pay for continuation of its marine monitoring program for Port Townsend School District’s eighth-grade students during the next school year.

It will also support the center’s contribution to interpretive programs with Menzies Project research cruises.

For more information on the eighth-grade marine monitoring program, call the Port Townsend Marine Science Center at 360-385-5582 or visit www.ptmsc.org.

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