Established in 1999, The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team (COASST) is a citizen science project housed at the University of Washington and focused on the beach environment of the northeast Pacific. Since our beginning, over 4,500 participants on more than 450 beaches spanning four states have contributed directly to monitoring their local marine resources and ecosystem health.

Avian Influenza: 2022 headlines


Avian Influenza: 2022 headlines

This post will track the impacts of this year’s Avian Influenza strain on bird colonies around the world through news reports

Upcoming Events

Training: Beached Birds/Marine Debris

  • Washington: Kingston (Map)
  • Saturday, March 25, 10:30 am4:30 pm

Talk: Mad Science: crash course in marine conservation

  • Washington: Seattle (Map)
  • Saturday, April 1, 7:00 pm9:00 pm

Training: COASSTLite!

  • All Regions: Online (Map)
  • Sunday, April 23, 9:30 am12:30 pm