Michele Culver
Regional Director

360-249-1229 Fax

For more information,
hard copies of documents,
or to get involved
please contact:

Heather Reed
Coastal Policy Coordinator

360-249-1229 fax

Washington Department of
Fish and Wildlife
600 Capitol Way N
Olympia WA 98501-1091

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Coastal MRCs
Grays Harbor County

Mission: The Grays Harbor County Marine Resources Committee’s mission is to address local marine issues, recommend remedial actions to local, state, and federal authorities, build local awareness of the issues and support for remedies consistent with the Benchmarks of Performance as adopted by the Coastal MRC Work Group.

Priority Actions for 2013:

  • Continued MRC representation and participation in the Washington Coastal Marine Advisory Council
  • Annual cleanup of marine debris from Grays Harbor County beaches
  • Support for completion of the derelict gear project, which will remove nets and pots in the Grays Harbor estuary and associated rivers
  • Local marine resources workshop for teachers with follow up support for transportation and field trip expenses
  • Support for public education of marine resources through classroom presentations, and a booth at the Chehalis Watershed Festival

Visit the Grays Harbor County MRC website or contact Garrett Dalan, the MRC coordinator, for more information.

Garrett Dalan
Environmental Health Specialist
Grays Harbor County
100 West Broadway, Suite 31
Montesano, WA 98563-3614

(360) 249-4413
Toll-Free: (800) 230-1638


Grays Harbor MRC members
Member Organization Representation
Garrett Dalan Grays Harbor County Coordinator
Eric Delvin The Nature Conservancy Conservation and Environment
Casey Dennehy Surfrider Foundation Recreation, Vice Chair
Harv Lillegard Olympia Master Builders Economic
Joe Schumacker Quinault Indian Nation Tribal Government
Robin Leraas Port of Grays Harbor Local Government
Arthur "RD" Grunbaum Citizen Local Citizen
Ray Toste WA Dungeness Crab Fisherman's Association Commercial Fishing
Birdie Davenport WA Department of Natural Resources State Government
Lorena Maurer Grays Harbor College Education, Chair
Mark Plackett Ocean Shores Citizen Local Citizen
Alan Rammer Citizen Citizen at Large
Shad Kearse Citizen Recreational Fishing
Brady Engvall Brady's Oysters Aquaculture

Signed resolution establishing a Marine Resource Committee [PDF]

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