2019-2020 Annual Report Complete!

We are pleased to share with you the 2019-2020 Annual Report of Regional Fisheries Coalition. The report highlights the resilience that the 14 groups have shown over the past year — continuing to focus on the important work of salmon recovery even during challenging times. As we celebrate 30 years as

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Annual Trout Moves at Satsop Springs

Volunteers are extremely valuable assets to Chehalis Basin Fisheries Task Force. We have a wide range of opportunities for individual volunteers and community groups — including via the annual Trout Moves. For more information on volunteering, please contact us at: (360) 482-2347 or cbftf@reachone.com.

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Gyotaku in Schools!

Tri-State Steelheaders did their last Gyotaku (fish printing) lesson this week! So cool to see how each Salmon in School student could take the same fish and end up with one of a kind prints! Thank you to all the teachers for letting us bring smelly fish into their classrooms

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Willow Creek Salmon release

We are still hard at work releasing our Coho salmon raised at the Willow Creek Salmon and Watershed Education Center. Our essential operations are still in full swing! Although the community release event was cancelled, our Hatchery Program Manager and lead hatchery volunteer released about 12,000 Coho salmon into Swamp

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WorldFish MigrationDay planting party!

Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group had a blast at the WorldFish MigrationDay planting party on a sunny October Saturday! Check out some photos from our event!

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Skagit Knotweed Program

Controlling the spread of invasive plants such as knotweed is incredibly important to having a healthy river ecosystem. Invasive plants can out-complete native vegetation and are not beneficial to native wildlife. The Upper Skagit Knotweed Program has been working since 2001 to control the spread of knotweed in the upper

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2019 Successes Highlighted!

The 14 RFEGs of the Regional Fisheries Coalition are excited to highlight their shared successes with their newly-created 2019 Annual Report. The report highlights the tremendous impact of the program — the projects accomplished, the volunteers engaged, the students taught and more. We’d be honored if you’d take a moment

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Construction will begin soon at Kilisut Harbor!

Submitted by North Olympic Salmon Coalition The swath of land between Indian and Marrowstone Islands was historically comprised of tidal channels and salt marsh. Tidal waters exchanged freely between Oak Bay and Kilisut Harbor, flushing cold water, moving sediment, and allowing juvenile salmon to migrate northward from Oak Bay into the

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YOUR SUPPORT MADE KIDS’ FISHING DAYS POSSIBLE

Submitted by Tri-State Steelheaders Following closely on the heels of the Crab Feed, Kids’ Fishing Day at Bennington Lake drew 67 young anglers to our local fishing spot. They all had chances to win prizes at the Casting Contest and the Biggest Fish Contest. And most of them enjoyed a

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Volunteer with Real Learning Real Work

Submitted by North Olympic Salmon Coalition October marked the beginning of hands-on, field-based restoration projects for more than 100 seventh grade students from Blue Heron and Chimacum Middle Schools. Students will oversee a year-long restoration project at Salmon Creek over the course of classroom visits and field trips. Check out

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