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Legislative funding kick-starts Deschutes Watershed Center

September 24th, 2013 by eoconnell · Comments Off on Legislative funding kick-starts Deschutes Watershed Center

With over $7 million in state funding, the Deschutes Watershed Center in Tumwater will finally start taking shape in the coming years. The watershed center will be a fully functional salmon hatchery operated by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife. It will enhance existing state hatchery operations at Tumwater Falls Park. The project will […]

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About the Deschutes Watershed Center

April 10th, 2013 by eoconnell · Comments Off on About the Deschutes Watershed Center

The proposed budget recently released by the state House of Representatives includes $7.3 million towards renovating the current Deschutes River hatchery in Tumwater and creating the Deschutes Watershed Center. This new facility on the Deschutes River in Tuwater wouldn’t replace the current hatchery at the waterfall park in Tumwater, but would supplement it. The current […]

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