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Pacific County
Marine Resource Committee

Stewarding our marine and estuarine resources

Our Annual Science Conference is coming up on May 18th in Long Beach – stay tuned for more details!

Build Partnerships

With local, region, and federal stakeholders to tackle marine resource projects.

Utilize Science

About critical coastal habitats and assess the impacts of coastal development

Promote Healthy Coastal Communities

Through improved infrastructure and sustainable practices

Upcoming Events

PCMRC Board MeetingMarch 14th – 5 pm at the Ilwaco Library Community Room

Board of Supervisors

Our board of supervisors meets on the second Thursday of every month from 5:00 – 7:00 pm rotating between the Pacific Conservation District Office and the Ilwaco Library Community Room every other month.

The Pacific County MRC will continue to hold board meetings virtually on Zoom until is is “reasonably safe” which is defined as low or very low COVID-19 risk.

Pacific County’s MRC prioritizes the needs of our local community facing marine resource issues. In order to hear out the voices of all of the stakeholders our board is comprised of a variety of representatives.

If you are interested in filling a vacancy on our board please contact our committee coordinator

RepresentingMember Name
* Local GovernmentMike Nordin *Chair
Local Government ( Preferably a rep from Cities)Mike Cassinelli
* Local CitizensDoug Kess
Local Citizen (Preferably Ag Producer)Vacant
Local Citizen (Preferably Land owner)Ann Skelton
* Recreational GroupsJack Berryman
Recreational InterestsVacant
* Economic GroupsVacant
* Conservation/Environmental GroupsTom Kollasch
* Scientific CommunityKathleen Sayce
Scientific CommunityJackson Blalock *Vice Chair
* Tribal GovernmentsLarissa Ritzman / Richard Ashly
AquacultureBrian Sheldon
Commercial FishingDale Beasley
State/Federal GovernmentLauren Baurenschmidt
EducationKey McMurry
PortsJim Sayce
* required seats