Festival Partners

Grays Harbor Audubon Society

City of Hoquiam

Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge

Greater Yellowlegs Photo by John Whitehead

Big thanks to our sponsors for their contributions!

Friends of Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Grays Harbor County

Grays Harbor Tourism

Greater Grays Harbor, Inc.

Hoquiam Middle School

Hoquiam School District

Knox Cellars Mason Bees

Port of Grays Harbor

Public School Employees, Hoquiam Chapter

Quinault Indian Nation

Volunteer Program, Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Olympia

Washington Service Corps

Westport Winery, Aberdeen

Wild Birds Unlimited, Gig Harbor

Least Sandpiper Photo by Tom Rowley

2018 Shorebird & Nature Festival Planning Committee

Shannon Anderson, Port of Grays Harbor

Jude Armstrong, Grays Harbor Audubon Society

Jennifer Cutillo, Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Jean Davis, Community Member

Jasmine Dickhoff, City of Hoquiam

Melanie Graeff, Grays Harbor National Wildlife Refuge, AmeriCorps

Suzanne Hierholzer, Community Member

Susette Huett, Community Member

Sheila McCartan, Community Member

Arnie Martin, Grays Harbor Audubon Society

Dianna Moore, Grays Harbor Audubon Society

Glynnis Nakai, Nisqually National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Diane Schwickerath, Grays Harbor Audubon Society

Lynn Smith, Grays Harbor Audubon Society

Janet Strong, Community Member

Jim Ullrich, Wild Birds Unlimited, Gig Harbor

Tracy Wood, City of Hoquiam

Red Knot Photo by John Whitehead

Would you like to help plan the 2019 Grays Harbor Shorebird and Nature Festival? Contact Arnie Martin [arnold6martin@comcast.net], Grays Harbor Audubon Society

A Special Thank You To all the lecturers, field trip leaders, and volunteers who contributed their time and expertise with us.