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COUGAR MOUNTAIN ZOOLOGICAL PARK

19525 SE 54th
Issaquah, Washington 98027
(425) 392-6278
www.cougarmountainzoo.org/

The Cougar Mountain Zoo is nestled on the north facing slope of Cougar Mountain with a breathtaking view of the Cascade Mountain range and Lake Sammamish. We are dedicated to promoting the cause of the Earth's vanishing wildlife through the universal power of education.

MARINE LIFE CENTER

1801 Roeder Ave.
Bellingham, WA 98225
(360) 671-2431
www.marinelifecenter.org/

The Marine Life Center is under the umbrella of the Northwest Discovery Project, a non-profit organization formed July 10, 1992. One of the organization's main goals is marine awareness. At the Marine Life Center, over 70,000 visitors - mostly school children and parents - are introduced to our local marine flora and fauna in aquatic displays and a hands-on touch tank.

NORTHWEST TREK & WILDLIFE PARK

11610 Trek Drive East
Eatonville, WA 98328
(360) 832-6117
http://www.nwtrek.org/

Northwest Trek Wildlife Park is a treasure for wildlife enthusiasts. The signature tram tour through the 435-acre free-roaming area offers the opportunity to spot different species of animals as they wander through forests, wetlands and meadows.

POINT DEFIANCE ZOO AND AQUARIUM

5400 N. Pearl St.
Tacoma WA 98407
www.pdza.org/

This Zoo is large enough to offer an awesome array of animals yet small enough to let you get really close to them. It's fun, affordable and offers breathtaking views of Puget Sound, Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains. Come explore the only combined zoo and aquarium in the Northwest. You'll see seahorses and sharks, peacocks and penguins, wolves and walrus, all in one place.

POULSBO MARINE SCIENCE CENTER

18743 Front St. NE
Poulsbo, WA 98370
360-598-4460
www.poulsbomsc.org/

The new Center is supported by the newly formed Marine Science Center Foundation, a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Bill Austin and a dedicated team of new supporters, almost all volunteers, created today’s Center. Our main focus will be on educating children through various programs, and reaching into our regional schools.

SEATTLE BUG SAFARI

1501 Western Ave
Suite 304
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 285-2847
www.seattlebugsafari.com/

Seattle Bug Safari is a live bug zoo and gift shop where Seattle tourists and kids of all ages can experience the exotic, behind-the-scenes world of insects. Whether at our facility or through a traveling tour, our Safari Guides lead a fun, educational journey through the natural habitat of bugs from all over the world!

THE FEIRO MARINE LIFE CENTER

Port Angeles City Pier
315 N. Lincoln Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362
(360) 417-6254
http://feiromarinelifecenter.org/

The Feiro Marine Life Center (FMLC) aquarium and educational facility is centrally located on the waterfront of Port Angeles, WA promoting marine education and conservation. The Center provides a place for visitors to see and learn about the local marine environment. At the Center you will marvel at the variety of marine life on display, there are hundreds of examples of inter-tidal creatures, fish, and plant life as well as "dry" displays to enjoy.

Our staff and volunteer naturalists will guide you and answer all of your questions. Of special interest to children, as well as adults, a touch tank provides a chance to meet marine life up close and personal.

THE REPTILE ZOO

22715 State Route 2
Monroe, WA 98272
(360) 805-5300
Open 365 Days a Year
10: am-6: pm
Adults: $6 Children: $5
Family Owned & Operated
http://thereptilezoo.org/

The Reptile Zoo provides individuals and families with an opportunity to feel the exhilaration that comes following a reconnection with the natural world and helps awaken in them a desire to promote the conservation of wildlife for all to enjoy. Scott Petersen, also known to many as the Reptile Man, founded the Reptile Zoo in 1996 with the hope of furthering his goal to help others appreciate more fully the beauties and mysteries the natural world has to offer. This is a great family outing.

THE SEATTLE AQUARIUM

1483 Alaskan Way
Seattle, WA 98101
(206) 682-3474
www.seattleaquarium.org/

The heartbeat of hands-on marine experience and preservation education in the Pacific Northwest, the Seattle Aquarium offers fun, exciting ways to discover more about the amazing Puget Sound that surrounds you!

THE WHALE MUSEUM

62 1st Street North
Friday Harbor, WA 98250
(360) 378-4710
www.whalemuseum.org/

This is a great road trip and experience for young and old—a chance for fun and to learn more about the largest mammals sharing this world with us. The Whale Museum is located in downtown Friday Harbor on San Juan Island in Washington. San Juan Island can be reached by ferry, by airplane or by private transportation (boat or aircraft). The museum is just three blocks from the ferry landing.

WESTPORT AQUARIUM

321 E. Harbor
Westport, WA 98595
(360) 268-7070
http://westportaquarium.weebly.com/

Washington State's oldest public aquarium, built in 1955, has a constant display of fish from the local pacific waters, touch tank, hands on interpretive exhibits and much more. The aquarium always has free crafts at the craft table for all ages to enjoy in the gift shop too. Come spend some time with your fish. today!!!

WOLF HAVEN INTERNATIONAL

3111 Offut Lake Rd.
SE Tenino, Washington 98589
(360) 264-4695
www.wolfhaven.org/

At Wolf Haven, these wolves (and a handful of wolf-dogs, coyotes and foxes) receive a lifetime of compassionate care and are treated with dignity and respect for their wild nature.

WOODLAND PARK ZOO

5500 Phinney Ave. No. (West Entrance)
750 N. 50th Street (South Entrance)
N. 59th and Evanston Ave. (North Entrance)
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 548-2500
www.zoo.org/

Woodland Park Zoo encompasses 92 acres and features more than 1,090 individual animals representing nearly 300 species. The grounds are divided into what are known as bioclimatic zones, the unique habitats around the world, from tropical rain forests to the frigid climes of the Far North.


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