Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group

Welcome!  The Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group (SFEG) is a nonprofit organization dedicated to engaging our community in restoring salmon.

News and Events

Now Hiring AmeriCorps Members!

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Would you like to spend a year giving back to your community while learning new skills and exploring career options?  SFEG currently has 2 AmeriCorps positions open:  Education Associate, primarily teaching school-aged youth about salmon and habitat restoration, and Community Engagement Associate, working with volunteers and community events.  Members get a monthly stipend and an Read More …

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Job Opening: Seasonal Habitat Restoration Technician

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Seasonal Restoration Technicians work with experienced Restoration Technicians to perform manual labor as part of a 5 person crew to implement habitat restoration projects with landowners throughout the Skagit and Samish Watersheds.  Activities are primarily geared towards planting and maintenance of native vegetation along waterways being restored.  Work may also include constructing and repairing fences Read More …

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Cornet Bay Volunteer Party September 20th

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For about 5 years SFEG has worked with partners like Washington State Parks and Northwest Straits Foundation to help restore rearing beach habitat at Cornet Bay. Thanks to our many volunteers, hundreds of trees, shrubs, and native beach grasses have been planted and now we need to maintain a good habitat for them to grow! SFEG will be hosting Read More …

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Bowman Bay Volunteer Party September 12th

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For about 5 years, SFEG has worked with partners like Washington State Parks and Northwest Straits Foundation to help restore rearing beach habitat at Bowman Bay. Thanks to our many volunteers, hundreds of trees, shrubs, and native beach grasses have been planted and now we need to maintain a good habitat for them to grow! SFEG will be hosting Read More …

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From the Field

With Blooming Plants Comes Blooming Volunteers

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  There’s a saying that goes “a harsh winter is always followed by spring.”  What they don’t mention is with blooming plants comes blooming volunteers—ready and eager to work.  This month we had two potting parties, along with weekly opportunities, for volunteers to come out and provide new homes for our baby plants.  Despite rain, Read More …

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