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  1. Anderson Lake at Warning Level

    Port Townsend – A toxic cyanobacteria (bluegreen algae) bloom that has kept Anderson Lake closed since early June has dissipated. Read on...
  2. Limited Shellfish Opening at Fort Flagler, Kilisut Harbor and Mystery Bay

    Port Townsend – Marine biotoxins that cause Paralytic Shellfish Poisoning (PSP) have declined enough to allow recreational shellfish harvesting for oysters, manila clams and mussels at Fort Flagler, Kilisut Harbor and Mystery Bay. Read on...
  3. 20181022_ToxinWarning

    Toxin Warning at Lake Leland

    Port Townsend – High levels of the toxin microcystin were detected in a water sample taken from Lake Leland on Tuesday, October 16th. Read on...
  4. 20181022_DrugTakeback

    Safe Disposal Prescription Meds - Saturday, 10/27

    Port Townsend – JCPH reminds everyone that the DEA's National Prescription Drug Take Back Day is Saturday, October 27th. Turn in your unused or expired prescription medications for safe disposal at Port Hadlock's QFC Parking lot from 10 am - 2 pm.
  5. Jefferson County Environmental Health Updates

    To improve service to the community, Jefferson County Environmental Health is excited to announce that we have decided to re-open our doors to the public on Fridays (9:00am - 1:00pm) effective Friday, October 5, 2018. Read on
  6. 20180911_BetterParent

    Parent Workshop Offered - Guiding Good Choices

    Port Townsend – ETC offers Guiding Good Choices, a free 5-week parent enrichment workshop for parents and caregivers of youth - grades 4-8. Meets Wednesdays from 5:30 – 8:00, October 10 – November 7 at Community United Methodist Church in Port Hadlock. Read on
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