The Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team is an independently funded project of the University of Washington. COASST’s funding comes primarily from grants from private foundations, contracts from natural resource management agencies, and private donations from individuals.

Donations enable COASST to provide training and personalized support to the participants who dedicate their time to collecting high-quality data.

Donations are made through the University of Washington Foundation and are tax-deductible as specified in IRS regulations.

We can accept donations by credit card or check.

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To make a donation by credit card, please click here.


Please put COASST in the memo line and make checks payable to University of Washington, mail to:
UW Box 355020
Seattle, WA 98195