About Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association
WHAT WE DO
We improve river, creek and riparian habitat while educating people of all ages so that Pacific salmon and steelhead are provided the best chance for survival.
- Improve water quality by planting native plants along degraded stream banks so that it is "just right" for salmon - cold, clean, clear and continuously flowing.
- Remove migratory obstacles so that salmon have "room to run" upstream to reproduce and downstream to access the salt water ecosystem.
- Improve stream habitat so that salmon can successfully rest, spawn, incubate and grow up before heading downstream to the salt water.
- Educate youth and adults so that we build an ethic of stewardship and understanding for the critical needs of Pacific salmon and Steelhead.
We believe that salmon are an essential part of our environment,
culture and economy.
We envision abundant salmon, healthy streams and a supportive,
We strive to recover salmon by engaging
our community in restoration, education and