The Task Force is hosting periodic webinars on new and emerging issues and topics on spill prevention, preparedness and response. The purpose of these webinars is to share information and ideas with our partners, stakeholders and the public to share lessons learned and best practices. We will feature guest presenters along with Task Force agency members for lively presentations and panel discussion. Join us!

Please check back regularly to see what’s coming.


Lessons Learned from Virtual Drills and Prevention Efforts During COVID-19
June 30 and July 7, 10:30-12:00 PDT both days
View draft agenda here
Webinar Day Start Time (PST) End Time (PST) Zoom Link (Public)
Day 1 Virtual Drills: Worse Case Discharge Exercises Wed 6/30 10:30 AM 12:00 PM https://wwu-edu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_raZ5YJXSReSLR-FgQpB7MQ
Day 2 Prevention During COVID: Virtual Inspections Thu 7/8 10:30 AM 12:00 PM https://wwu-edu.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_Yf7V8efVRJS9U2kxW0Hbcg


Salish Sea Green Boating Happy Hour
May 26, 2021
This webinar provided tips and resources to protect the Salish Sea from potential boater impacts. It gave an understanding of clean boating practices to implement in the Salish Sea and how to reduce boater impact to aid in the recovery of the Southern Resident Orcas. The speakers were:

  • Michele Young, Clean Marine BC Coordinator, Georgia Strait Alliance
  • Aaron Barnett, Environmental Outreach Specialist, Washington Sea Grant
  • Blair Englebrecht, Boating Programs Manager, Puget Soundkeeper Alliance

View the recorded webinar here