Community Salmon Investigation training begins Thursday, Oct. 4

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Community Salmon Investigation training will be held on Thursday, Oct. 4:

SIGN-UP to participate in the annual Community Salmon Investigation to track spawning salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks! Salmon surveys begin October 8th.

No experience necessary!

Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) Volunteer Training & Workshop

WHEN: Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018, from 6 – 7:30 p.m.

WHERE: Normandy Park City Hall, Council Chambers – 801 SW 174th St., Normandy Park, 98166

RSVP: Please SIGN UP now to reserve your space in the training.

Workshop details:

  • Learn fish identification, survey techniques and routes, meet other surveyors, and get maps, equipment and schedules. Light refreshments provided.
  • Anyone who is interested in joining a survey team, or doing an occasional survey should attend.
  • Teams of 2-6 people will be assigned to a certain day of the week, and will be responsible for at least two people surveying on that day each week.
  • For the surveys, starting October 8th, volunteers generally provide their own rain gear and wading boots – hip or chest waders.

If you are interested, please contact Matt Goehring ([email protected] or 206-263-6826) or SIGN UP here. When you do, please be ready with this information:

  • What day(s) of the week are you available?
  • Would you like to survey every week? Or every other week?
  • Do you have family or friends who will be on your survey team?
  • Will you attend the survey training on October 4th, 6:00 -7:30pm?

For more information, see the CSI web page.

This project is a joint effort of the City of Normandy Park, the City of Burien, the City of SeaTac, King County, the Port of Seattle, and the Miller and Walker Creeks Stewardship program.

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