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Boat Building - See how a group of complete amateurs come together to hand-build a boat in just one week. Six Gill Sharks - One of the world's largest sharks has taken quite a liking to a busy northwest bay. Tsunami Update - Research shows the tsunami risk is far more severe than scientists previously thought.

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Sixgill Sharks

One of the world's largest sharks has taken quite a liking to a busy northwest bay.

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Tsunami Update

Research shows the tsunami risk is far more severe than scientists previously thought.

Oregon Field Guide

Boat Building

See how a group of complete amateurs come together to hand-build a boat in just one week.

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William K. Blount Family
Carol and Velma Saling Foundation

Additional Support Provided By:
Coit Family Foundation
Kay Kitagawa and Andy Johnson-Laird
Christine and David Vernier
Greenfield/Hartline Habitat Conservation Fund of the Nature Conservancy.

Special thanks for support by:
The Roundhouse Foundation, Nonnie Cole, Barbara Emily Knudsen Charitable Foundation, Bonnie and Peter Reagan, Dr. Andrew McIvor and Dr. Maura Conlon McIvor