Friday Harbor Laboratory

"... a world-renowned center for marine biology and oceanography research."

The Friday Harbor Laboratory, also known as the Friday Harbor Labs or the Friday Harbor Laboratories, is located on a beautiful 484-acre parcel and San Juan island, on the outskirts of Friday Harbor. Part of the University of Washington, it is a world-renowned center for marine biology and oceanography research and study. You can visit them onlineat their website here. While the campus is generally restricted to educational use, you can drive there (620 University Rd., Friday Harbor) and get a feel of the surroundings.

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The author has lived in the San Juan Islands for over 20 years.