Squaxin Island Tribe's Natural Resources

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Entries from July 2015

Each dock counts towards hurting salmon

July 28th, 2015 by Scott Steltzner · Comments Off on Each dock counts towards hurting salmon

How much progress are we really making in restoring Puget Sound? On one hand, community partners get together with us here at the tribe and at local governments to push forward a few habitat restoration projects a year. At the very most. But, on the other end, dozens and dozens of shoreline development projects seem […]

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Youth Fresh Water Mussel Surveys

July 16th, 2015 by Candace Penn · Comments Off on Youth Fresh Water Mussel Surveys

  SIT staff attended this Fresh Water Mussel survey training to prepare for future programs with tribal youth. The pictures above are from a training at Crystal Springs Creek in Portland, OR. Below are pictures from a our tribal youth pilot program at Mill Creek in Shelton, WA. The below pictures are from a pilot youth mussel survey […]

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