SOUTH SOUND: Learn to protect your shoreline property

Two free events to help residents protect their shoreline property are scheduled from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Thursday and an optional field trip from 12:30-4 p.m. Friday.

The workshops will be led by experts in coastal geology, shoreline vegetation and Puget Sound ecology. The events are free, but advanced registration is required by contacting WSU Extension’s Native Plant Salvage Project at nativeplant salvage@gmail.com or 360-867-2166. Directions to the workshops, which include a private residence, will be provided upon registration.