Annual WRIA 8 Salmon Tour

October 11, 2013

Tour Focus:

The 2013 WRIA 8 Salmon Tour focused on three large-scale high priority project sites in the watershed. Visited sites included:

Tour participants attended the Project Completion Celebration at Rainbow Bend, heard about general habitat protection and restoration in WRIA 8, and learned about the needed fish passage and general infrastructure improvements at the Hiram H. Chittenden (a.k.a. Ballard) Locks.

Tour Handouts and Links:

  1. Itinerary
  2. Habitat Protection and Restoration in WRIA 8
  3. Project Information Sheet: Rainbow Bend Levee Removal and Floodplain Reconnection, King County
  4. Project Information Sheet: Issaquah Integrated Fish Passage, City of Issaquah/WA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife
  5. Project Information Sheet: Lower Bear Creek Restoration, City of Redmond
  6. Information Sheet: Hiram H. Chittenden (Ballard) Locks Fish Passage Improvement Needs