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Lecture: Scientific Diving and Western Washington University

[Part of the Western summer lecture series at the Poulsbo SEA Discovery Center.]
“Wednesday, August 7 at 6 p.m.

Come explore the history of scientific diving, the formation of the American Academy of Underwater Sciences and the training requirements and projects of Western Washington University’s scientific divers.

Speaker: Nate Schwarck
Captain Nathan T. Schwarck, M.S. is the Diving Safety Officer for Western Washington University. He also works as the Lead Research Vessel Captain and Marine Technologist at the Shannon Point Marine Center in Anacortes, WA. He has been diving for 34 years, has served as an executive officer for the American Academy of Underwater Sciences and currently volunteers with the local sheriff’s department as president of the Skagit Technical Water Rescue team. Capt. Schwarck enjoys sharing his diving safety expertise with others.”
- source: SEA Discovery Center / Western on the Peninsulas schedule, as of 9 July 2019