Grays Harbor

Flooding impacts WSU Extension staff

  Many people in western Washington, including WSU Extension and Research staff,  are still without power or phone service due to flooding earlier this week. Below are a few of their stories and some photos from that region.     * Jennifer Leach, WSU County Extension director, Wahkiakum County: “We were without phone service until this evening….we […]

WSU extension agent recovers after being beaten and robbed

Don Tapio, a Washington State University extension agent in Grays Harbor county, is recovering after he was beaten and robbed at his Rochester farm on Sunday, March 18. Tapio lives in Elma, Wash. For the complete story go to The Grays Harbor Daily World at

Research, safety, education part of outreach

Washington is well known for its marine life and, with the help of Washington State University’s Grays Harbor Marine Resources Program, related natural resource industries are flourishing.Aligned with the Washington Sea Grant Program at the University of Washington since 1979, the Marine Resources Program (MRP) provides research, technical assistance and education to marine workers and […]