Sunny Walter's
U.S. Government Nature Resources Guide

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Go to:
    • NOAA:  National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
      • (marine sanctuaries, estuarine research reserves, marine fisheries)
    • EPA:  U. S. Environmental Protection Agency
      • (ecology reserves, estuary program)
    • Military
      • (US Army Corps of Engineers recreation sites)

Tides, Weather, Sunrise and Set
    • National Weather Service, Western Reg. Forecast Map
    • NWS Weather Forecasts, Washington
U.S. Naval Observatory: 
Astronomical Applications Dept.
  • Sun & Moon
  • (sunrise/set, moonrise/set, 
    eclipses, etc.)
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National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
National Marine Sanctuaries

National Ocean Service (NOS):

  • Washington State Sanctuaries
    • Olympic Coast NMS
    • 138 West First Street
      Port Angeles, WA 98362
      Olympic Coast  or  Intro
National Estuarine Research Reserves

National Ocean Service (NOS):
Office of Ocean and Coastal
Resource Management

  • West Coast NERRs

Associated Links

Habitat Conservation

National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS)


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Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
  • Fitzner/Eberhardt Arid Land Ecology Reserve
    • PALS Resource Cards
    • (Climate, geology, wildlife and vegetation of arid lands of the Columbia Basin)
    • Arid Lands Slide Shows
  • Office of Water:
  • EPA and Bird Conservation


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U.S. Millitary

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, 

  • Portland District
  • Robert Duncan Plaza
    333 S.W. First Ave, Portland, OR 97204 
    Portland  or  503-808-5150
GORP Destinations:  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - Washington Projects

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