Sometimes it just takes one species to completely change an environment.

For Washington state, that could be the invasive European green crab.

Join Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife European Green Crab Outreach Specialist Jessica Ostfeld in exploring why Washingtonians are worried about the European green crab, what we are doing to protect our state, and how we all can help protect our waterways from invasive species.

  • WHO: For adults.
  • WHEN: Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2024: 6:30 p.m.
  • WHERE: Online and at in-person at the Burien Library.
  • RSVP: Attend in-person and or on Zoom. Please register if attending through Zoom:

Other Upcoming Events:

  • Feb. 7, 6:30 p.m.: Amphibians in the City with Max Lambert (WDFW) at the Valley View Library
  • Mar. 6, 6:30 p.m.: Beavers all around with Shawn Behling (WDFW) at the Renton Library
  • April 3, 6:30 p.m.: Owls Abound with Emilie Kohler (WDFW) at the White Center Library
  • May 1, talk at 6 p.m., birding begins at 6:30pm: Urban Bird-watching Workshop with Kelsey Hansen (WDFW) at the Tukwila Community Center

Reasonable accommodation for people with disabilities is available by request. Email [email protected] at least seven days before the event.

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