Squaxin Island Tribe's Natural Resources

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Entries from April 2010

Squaxin Island Tribe to Use Grant to Protect and Restore Goldsborough Creek

April 27th, 2010 by jkonovsky · Comments Off on Squaxin Island Tribe to Use Grant to Protect and Restore Goldsborough Creek

GOLDSBOROUGH DAM SITE IN 2006 SHELTON – The Squaxin Island Tribe will use a nearly $1 million federal grant to further restore Goldsborough Creek, one of the largest and most important salmon streams in deep South Sound. “This grant gives us the ability to address the health of Goldsborough Creek on several fronts,” said John […]

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Tags: Salmon

Spring Storm Makes Mess of Smolt Traps

April 1st, 2010 by Joseph Peters · Comments Off on Spring Storm Makes Mess of Smolt Traps

April 1st– Smolt Trap Update: Yesterday we were able to get the traps  fishing again only to let the blow out panels lose today. With another big spring storm scheduled to hit Western Washington early Friday morning, we are preparing for the worst and want to save Skookum and Cranberry traps from complete destruction. The […]

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Tags: Salmon