The Marine Resources Committee (MRC) is an advisory group to the Board of County Commissioners and part of the regional Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Initiative. MRC members are citizen volunteers committed to protecting and restoring marine habitats in our ecologically rich corner of the world.

Join us for a crabbing 101 workshop on June 23

Want to learn more about crabbing in Washington State? Need advice on how to set up your gear to prevent loss of your crab pot and to catch more crab? Join the Jefferson County Marine Resources Committee and our partners for a free Crabbing 101 workshop with opportunities to ask all your crabbing questions! The workshop will be held at 6-8pm on Thursday, June 23, 2022 at the WSU Classroom in Port Hadlock (97 Oak Bay Rd). Find more information and registration here:

Jefferson MRC 2021 Annual Report

The 2021 Annual Report for the Jefferson MRC is now available. Learn about the MRC, our work and accomplishments over the past year!

Monthly Meeting – June