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Kate Litle

Citizen Science Specialist, Washington Sea Grant

Kate Litle

Kate Litle is the citizen science specialist at Washington Sea Grant where she focuses her efforts on fostering rigorous citizen science projects and connecting volunteer programs with the scientific research, monitoring, and management needs in Washington. Prior to joining Sea Grant, she was the program coordinator for the Coastal Observation and Seabird Survey Team, a citizen science program based at the University of Washington with more than 400 volunteers surveying more than 200 beaches in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska. Kate has a master’s of marine affairs from the University of Washington and a bachelor’s degree in biology and environmental policy from Colby College.  She has been working on coastal issues in Washington for the last ten years.