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!

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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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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