Salmonid Restoration Federation

October 2018 News and Announcements

In this eNewsletter you will find:

  • SRF Second Call for Abstracts Now Online
  • Agenda & Registration for Steelhead Summit Posted
  • SRF Confab Presentations Online
  • Co-Sponsor the 2019 Conference
  • TU Inland Trout Program Director Position 
  • CDFW Prop 1 & 68 Draft PSN
  • SRF Conference FAQs
  • Register Now for SRF Poster Session
  • SRF Merchandise

Second Call for 2019 SRF Conference Abstracts

The 37th Annual Conference will be held in Santa Rosa, California from April 23-26, 2019. Please visit our website to see the Second Call for Presentation Abstracts

Please note that the agenda evolves and the Second Call and Final Call for Abstracts may not include all of the initially described potential workshops, tours, and sessions

To submit an abstract, please review our submission guidelines. Please fill out this form, then email your abstract to

Presenter abstracts are due by November 7. 


Agenda and Registration for SRF Steelhead Summit is Posted

SRF with the support of CDFW is hosting the 3rd Steelhead Summit in Ventura, CA this December 3-5. This symposium includes a full plenary day with presentations and panel discussions on conservation genetics, coastal monitoring, steelhead status reports, post-fire recovery, and flow enhancement efforts. The Summit will include concurrent field tours to projects in the Santa Monica mountains, Ventura River tributaries, and Santa Barbara fish passage and flood control projects. The symposium will also include a technical flow enhancement and water rights workshop.

The Steelhead Summit Agenda is now posted and registration is open. Please register by November 14 to receive the advanced rate of $200. Group blocks are available until November 2 at the Clocktower Inn and the Sheraton Harbor for $120 not including taxes. For information about the group blocks, please go to this link. Please share the Steelhead Summit Poster with your colleagues and constituents.

21st Annual Coho Confab Presentations Now Online 

Videos are available online of past SRF educational presentations, including this summer's Coho Confab plenary presentations.

Co-Sponsor the 2019 Conference

To learn more about the benefits of becoming a co-sponsor of the 37th Annual Salmonid Restoration Conference, please click here. Co-sponsorship inquiries can be sent to

TU California Inland Trout Program Director Position 

Trout Unlimited is hiring an Inland Trout Program Director for their Truckee office. For more information, the job announcement is at this link.

Public Review of Prop 1 and 68 Draft PSN 

CDFW released its Draft 2019 Proposal Solicitation Notice, which includes funding opportunities under Propositions 1 and 68. The Draft Solicitation is available for for public review and comment, which may be submitted via email to The deadline for comments is 4pm October 17, 2018.

SRF Conference FAQs Now Online, Book Lodging Now! 

Answers to frequently asked questions about the 2019 Conference are now online. Conference group block discounts for lodging tend to go quickly, so we recommend booking as soon as possible. For more information go the FAQs page, and select the hotel options question.

SRF Poster Session

SRF welcomes your attendance and participation in the 37th Annual Salmonid Restoration Conference Poster Session that will be held Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 7 – 10 pm at the Finley Community Center in Santa Rosa, CA.

There is no cost to attend or present at the Poster Session, but you must register for the conference in order to participate. Please sign up for the Poster Session by filling out this form.

SRF Merchandise


Visit our merchandise page to see our  Ray Troll t-shirts, hoodies, and ball caps.