WWU Shannon Point Marine Center
Shannon Point Marine Center (SPMC) has been part of the Anacortes community for over 40 years. SPMC supports and promotes WWU's instruction and research in the marine sciences. SPMC provides facilities for visiting scientists from around the world; supports supervised, independent research for undergraduates nationwide via federally-funded programs; and promotes ocean literacy among the general public through targeted K-12 and public education initiatives. SPMC has excellent facilities for field and laboratory instruction and research, and a long-term physical and chemical water quality database.
Learn more about Shannon Point Marine Center at http://www.wwu.edu/spmc