2022 AJAS Awardees Announced

September 16, 2021 WSAS will be sponsoring 15 Washington State high school students to attend the American Junior Academy of Sciences (AJAS) meeting to be held virtually, in February 2022, [...]

September 16th, 2021|

Remembering Board Member W. Sue Ritter

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of WSAS Board Member, W. Sue Ritter. Dr. Ritter passed away at the age of 75 after a long scientific [...]

March 18th, 2021|

EVENT: Community Dialogue on the Science of COVID-19 for the Tri-Cities

Scientists and Business Leaders Cooperate to Help the Tri-Cities Regional Economy December 18, 2020 Business leaders and the scientific community came together on December 8 to discuss ongoing challenges [...]

December 18th, 2020|

WSAS in the News

Recent mentions of WSAS work in the news January 3, 2021. The Everett Herald. "New whale-watching restrictions enacted for resident orcas." The work of the WSAS Underwater Acoustics and Disturbance [...]

October 14th, 2020|

On the recent wildfires in WA and the western U.S.

One year ago, the WSAS symposium explored wildfire issues that are playing out today in Washington and across the western United States. For a refresher, please see the 2019 symposium [...]

September 11th, 2020|

21 New Members Elected to WSAS

July 15, 2020 Read this Press Release as a PDF: 2020 New Member Press Release The Washington State Academy of Sciences (WSAS) is pleased to announce 21 new members, recognizing [...]

July 15th, 2020|

WSAS’s response to COVID-19

May 7, 2020 The Washington State Academy of Sciences announces today that it has convened a COVID-19 Steering Committee. The effects of COVID-19 and the pandemic response are felt across [...]

May 7th, 2020|

WSAS Newsletter: Spring 2020

April 17, 2020 Subject: WSAS mobilizes to respond to COVID-19

April 17th, 2020|

Salmon hatchery scientific review published

February 6, 2020 The Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife engaged WSAS to impanel a group of experts to review the updates to their document "A review of hatchery [...]

February 6th, 2020|