Anacortes

 Shannon Point Marine Center (SPMC) The Shannon Point Marine Center (SPMC) supports and promotes Western Washington University’s instructional and research programs in the marine sciences; provides access to 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.

In support of these efforts, SPMC has developed excellent facilities for field and laboratory instruction and research, as well as a long-term physical and chemical water quality database.

Visit the Shannon Point Marine Center website or the Shannon Point Marine Center Facebook page.

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Western Washington University
1900 Shannon Point Road
Anacortes, WA 98221
(360) 293-2188   |  (360) 650-7400

Email
spmc@wwu.edu

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