Bravo Team: Becoming a Team

Kelsey BrennerAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

By Sean Bunting, Bravo Team Instructor It’s that time of year again. Driving rains reinvigorate dry ground, bitter winds gust through the land, wood stoves across the state are reawakened—and two captains, a mate, and nine brave teenagers start going … Read More

A raingarden makes a big difference!

Chrissy McLeanAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Each year, Bravo Team studies both maritime expedition skills and our marine environment. As we build our knowledge of the Salish Sea, we consider service projects that we could complete to contribute to a healthy marine environment.  Like many classes, … Read More

Bravo Team is Back!

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

On March 4 Bravo Team students and instructors happily reunited at NWMC! Students from the OCEAN program at Port Townsend School District have been meeting online every Thursday all school year. We will be having outdoor classes every other Thursday … Read More

Studying the Salish Sea

Chrissy McLeanAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Bravo Team has been meeting weekly online since September. While we’d all prefer to be on the water, we are enjoying this time to learn more about where we live- the Salish Sea. If you haven’t heard that term used … Read More

Bravo Team Adapts to the Times

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

View from Sit Spot at Point Hudson

Greetings! It’s been a while since our last post back in mid-March. Bravo Team started up again in October with a virtual format. We meet every Thursday on Zoom for one hour and have been focusing on Salish Sea environmental … Read More

Rowing, Sailing and Singing

Nancy IsraelAll, Bravo Team, Youth Programs

Light north wind, sunshine, flood current and tide rips made for a good longboat adventure today. After settling on a date for our Beach Clean up and picking our sweatshirt color for this year, we headed out on the water. … Read More