The morning after Tropical Storm Bonnie pummeled Beaufort, we woke to find oil in the water around Sunshine. Thick, shiny, black, it lay trapped between the finger piers in a 1/4 inch deep pool. The marsh grasses that always float on the water and collect between boat and dock, captured a lot of the slick. […]
A new study of Elliott Bay water sediment shows levels of some toxins have declined slightly. Very good news, and a great reminder that it’s not all bad news and staying vigilant on the environment does pay off.