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ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION

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“Sammy the Salmon”

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90% of the people on the planet can’t answer :

What is a watershed? The large area of land around a stream that drains to that stream. Welcome to the top 10%.


98%  can’t answer: What is a riparian zone? The area of vegetation next to a stream that affects the ecology of that stream.  Welcome to the top 2%


99% can’t answer: What are benthic macroinvertebrates? Aquatic life with no spines that you can see without a microscope living on the bottom of streams.  Welcome to the top 1%.

Announcements

JOB OPENING: Accountant


STREAMKEEPER ACADEMY ENDOWMENT FUND

$1 Million Goal - Donors recognized on beautiful stainless steel salmon, steelhead, and trout bolted to the Trout Stream Exhibit wall.

“A gift you can give that will last forever.”


BECOME A BOARD MEMBER

The Board of Directors is recruiting new members to help expand our environment education mission.  Interested? Fill out an application form.


Nature Store Opens at NW Stream Center Nature Store


Inspiration

A nice stop on the road and a reason to smile!

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2017 Internship Opportunities

Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall



WWU Intern Kaitlin Andes cleans viewing window of the Trout Stream Exhibit


 
Sammy teaches the life cycle of salmon to 80 Riverview Elementary School

2nd graders

 
STREAM RESTORATION

Sammy the Salmon checks new fish ladder


In 2006, the Adopt A Stream Foundation won  the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Radical Salmon : Innovations in Salmon Restoration Design award for  a “Stacked Culvert Fish Ladder.” 


Since then, we have installed three. Swim upstream with Sammy the Salmon to the newest fish ladder on Japanese Gulch!!

 

Streamkeeper Academy 2017 CALENDAR

November

Nov 2 (noon - 3) & Nov 4 (10 - 1) Thornton Creek Wetland Restoration Volunteer Opportunities

Nov 13 & 15 Junior Streamkeepers (sold out)

Northwest Stream Center Nature Walks

Thursday-Sunday (closed Thanksgving weekend)10am to 4pm (last admission at 3pm)

Rates: $7 (children under 5 free); Adopt A Stream Foundation members free.  If you have not been here yet, check out this video to see what you have been missing -it’s a great place to be!

Volunteer Opportunities

All Year



Volunteers Larry and Kristin “harvest” leaves from the Trout Stream Exhibit