Citizen Action Training School!

HCSEG is now accepting applications for an exceptional training program. The Citizen Action Training School, or CATS, includes 12 weeks of class and field instruction on local watershed and Puget Sound ecology, as well as guidance about civic engagement around … Continued

Volunteers Needed for Summer Chum Trap!

HCSEG, in partnership with WDFW, will once again be conducting the Summer Chum Conservation Project on the Union River from August 15th to October 15th.Hood Canal summer chum are currently listed as threatened and restoration efforts are crucial for their recovery. To aid … Continued

Lower Big Quilcene River Preliminary Design Project

Available resources for bidders: Five completed scopes of work (developed by Anchor) listed in Task 9 Hydrodynamic Modeling of Potential Shellfish Effects Shellfish Monitoring Public Access Improvements Economic Enhancement Plan Permitting Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Project PSNERP study, May … Continued

New Article on Hood Canal Steelhead Project

Check out this great article that was published in today’s Port Townsend Leader about the Hood Canal Steelhead Project and the Quilcene National Fish Hatchery. Clayton, our fisheries biologist, is featured!   “Once in the bag, I get out of there … Continued

Register for 2014′s Weaving Wisdom!

The Salmon Center is happy to announce that we will once again be hosting Weaving Wisdom, an environmental summer camp for students in grades 1 through 9. As in past years, students will learn about nature and the environment through … Continued

4H Club Wins Big at Youth Fair

The Salmon Center’s 4H club, which is comprised of 9 members from the Belfair area, recently celebrated great success at the Spring Youth Fair in Centralia, Washington. Members competed in Showmanship, Obstacles, Steeple Chase, and a Costume Contest with alpacas … Continued

Internship Opportunities!

Currently, the Salmon Center has a number of internships open throughout this summer and beyond on a number of our projects. Check out the links below for more information. Internships Summer Chum Sampling Assistant (ends Summer/Fall) Outreach Assistant (Summer) Noxious Weed Survey Technician (Summer) AmeriCorps Sustainability Coordinator (Fall, … Continued

West Sound GreenSTEM Summit!

On Friday, June 6th, over 200 students will visit the Salmon Center to learn about other student projects throughout the Hood Canal, and also take part in a variety of activities and presentations put on by community organizations and agencies. … Continued

Salmon Center Welcomes New Biologist

We’re excited to have Clayton David join our staff as our new Salmon and Steelhead Biologist! An avid outdoorsman and fisherman, Clayton is dedicated to helping recover and protect the native salmon and steelhead runs in Hood Canal.  His primary … Continued

Salmon Advocate Billy Frank Jr. Walks On

This morning, environmental and tribal rights activist Billy Frank Jr. walked on, after a life of work to protect our resources and watersheds for future generations. More information on Frank can be found here. “I don’t believe in magic. I … Continued