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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Become a Member

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Get involved! Your membership and donations of all sizes power the programs you know and love such as volunteer monitoring and Salmon in the Classroom. • $ 250 Funds one Classroom Field Trip • $ 100 Trains a volunteer to monitor a stream • $ 60 Educates one Student for the entire school year • 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

Salmon, Lampreys, and Minnows—OH MY! Nighttime Snorkel Surveys

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It was 11:30 at night.  The search was put on pause as someone re-adjusted their gear.  Wanting a break and to see what was going on, I flipped over to my back. Pleasantly surprised, I found myself floating as if I was in the Great Salt Lake:  completely buoyant and relaxed as the current gently Read More …

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