Entries by Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators

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NAME Virtual Speaker Series

Please join us on Mondays once a month to for this opportunity to learn from marine and aquatic educators and scientists. Speakers will share experiences, educational tips and stories from the field. Registration is required; after registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. Please contact wmoses@highline.edu if you have any questions or […]

2022 Sponsorship Information

The Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators (NAME) annual conference will be held in Netarts, OR on August 6-10, 2022. Each year this conference immerses educators from Oregon, Washington, Alaska, and British Columbia in hands-on, engaging lessons focused on freshwater and marine ecosystems. This year, Netarts, OR will be our home base and through the theme […]

2022 Schedule at a Glance

Saturday, August 6 9:00 am–3:00 pm—Board Meeting 4:00 pm—Check in 6:00 pm—Reception Sunday, August 7 8:00 am—Breakfast/ Check-in 9:00 am—Plenary 10:00 am–12:00 pm—Concurrent sessions 12:00–1:00 pm—Lunch 1:00–5:00 pm—Concurrent sessions Dinner on your own Monday, August 8 8:00 am—Breakfast/ Check-in/ Chapter meetings 9:00 am–12:00 pm—Concurrent sessions 12:00–1:00 pm—Lunch/ Sea Faire 1:00–5:00 pm—Concurrent sessions 6:00 pm—Banquet/ Awards/ […]

2022 Presentation Information

The Northwest Aquatic and Marine Educators (NAME) invites you to present at our 46th annual summer conference, “Coastal Re-Connections,” which will be held online and in person in Netarts, Oregon, from August 6-10, 2022. Northwest Aquatic & Marine Educators (NAME) is a dynamic organization of professionals dedicated to sharing the world of water and using the […]

2022 Lodging & Travel Information

Travel Information Netarts is a small community situated at the mouth of Netarts Bay, just south of Oceanside. Found amid lush coastal rainforest, Netarts, in the language of the local Tillamook tribe, means “near the water.” Renowned as one of the most beautiful areas on the Oregon Coast, Three Capes Scenic Loop is the home […]

Native American Heritage Month 2021

In November we pay tribute to the rich ancestry, traditions, and ongoing contributions of Native Americans as we celebrate Native American Heritage Month. Often, we think of Native American contributions in the past tense. While it is important to recognize this history it is even more important to learn and support the experiences of Native Americans […]

2021 Sponsorship Information

Become a Sponsor! Help support communities of life-long learners who care about our aquatic world!  Your donations & sponsorships will be used to:  provide unique learning & leadership opportunities for students and educators;  promote understanding of ocean literacy and sustainable ecosystems;  support and empower a diverse network of water-wise students and educators;  provide conference scholarships […]