From the Field

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There are amazing things going on at Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group and here is the place to hear it– straight from the fish’s mouth!

Shout out to AmeriCorps!

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March 4-11 is AmeriCorps Week.  Since 1997 SFEG has been fortunate to have one or more members of one or more branches of AmeriCorps serving to complete salmon habitat restoration and community engagement programs in the Skagit and Samish River watersheds. This year KayLani Siplin, serving through Washington Service Corps, is teaching local youth about Read More …

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Bringing art and science together

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During the month of December, the SFEG’s Junior Stream Stewards (JSS) program offers an optional art project to the schools involved, giving the students the opportunity to reflect on what they have learned though the program up to this point. In the past, students have created bookmarks showing the complex salmon life cycle and have Read More …

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A Day of Rapids and Trash Removal on the Cascade River

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Back in October our field crew went on a rafting mission to finish out the field season By Lindsey Juen In October, field season was nearly over but one project remained.  We were on a garbage reconnaissance mission. With extra clothes packed in dry bags and thermoses full of hot tea, the SFEG field crew Read More …

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