Salmonid Restoration Federation

April eNewsletter & Conference Information

In this eNewsletter you will find:

  • SRF Conference Registration 
  • SRF Virtual Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Info
  • SRF Online Auction
  • SRF Conference Virtual Platform
  • Gather Film Screening at SRF Conference
  • CA Beaver Summit
  • Mattole and Redwood Creek Flow Enhancement Workshop 
  • 2020 Restoration Webinars
  • Featured Workshop: Professional Development
  • Smith River Dives
  • Register for the 2021 Virtual Poster Session
  • SRF Restoration Job Board
  • SRF Conference T-shirt Now Available
  • Please Update Your Contact Information with SRF

Register Now for SRF Virtual Conference

The Salmonid Restoration Virtual Conference is taking place from April 21-23, 2021. Please see the SRF website for information on workshops , concurrent sessions, and the Plenary session.
Click here to see the Conference Agenda packet.

SRF Conference Virtual Platform

SRF is using the Virtual Platform Crowd Compass to produce the Virtual Salmonid Restoration Conference. Each conference registrant, sponsor, and presenter will receive a direct invite from Crowd Compass. It will contain all of the info that you will need to attend the event, and features to enhance your event experience.

You can download the app to view on a mobile device or open it in your web browser. You will need to verify your account to unlock all of the app’s features and to set up a profile, etc. Invitations to the app will be sent out shortly. Please make sure to add "" to your address book to ensure you receive the invitation to edit your sponsor profile from CrowdCompass. View the conference FAQ page for more information.

Flow Enhancement Workshop
Virtual event May 8, 10am to 1pm

Join SRF and Sanctuary Forest for a virtual workshop, Evolving Restoration Practices in an Era of Climate Change—The Intertwined History of Two Connected Watersheds. These two connected watersheds are intertwined historically, geologically, and from a fisheries perspective. Presentations will include historical perspectives, Geology and water storage, evolving techniques for flow enhancement, coho salmon straying, and a collaborative roundtable discussion. Click here to register for the workshop.

Featured Conference Workshop: Professional Development

SRF will be hosting a free Professional Development Workshop from 2-4pm on April 21 as part of the Conference. This is designed for WSP members, students, and others interested in professional development. Click here to learn more about this workshop and to register

Register for the 2021 Virtual Poster Session 

The Annual Salmonid Restoration Conference Poster Session will be held concurrently with the virtual conference April 21-23, 2021. You must be registered for the conference to participate.

To receive more information about logistics, please pre-register for the 2021 Virtual Poster Session.


SRF Conference T-shirt Now Available

SRF is pleased to have Ray Troll CA salmon art t-shirts now available that feature a panel from the CA Salmonscape artwork that was commissioned by NOAA Fisheries. This beautiful design is on organic cotton t-shirts and is only available through SRF. Please visit SRF's merchandise page to order merchandise including select Ray Troll hoodies, baseball caps, and t-shirts, and the new salmon playing cards that are also part of this collaborative project.

SRF Virtual Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Info

To learn more about the benefits and virtual opportunities of sponsoring the Virtual SRF Conference, please click here.

Sponsorship will include access to over 600 participants, logo and social media recognition, the ability to showcase your work on a virtual platform, and appointment features to schedule meetings with colleagues and prospective clients.

SRF Online Auction

SRF will be hosting a Virtual Auction in conjunction with the SRF Virtual Conference. We will open up the auction 2 weeks before the event. Auction items will include fine wines (only can be picked up at SRF office), gift certificates for fishing trips, SYRCL film festival, and other speciality items, Patagonia gear and more! Stay tuned!

Gather Film Screening at SRF Conference

Join SRF for a film screening of the new documentary Gather about Native Americans reclaiming their identities through food sovereignty. Anyone can register for the virtual film screening that will be available during the conference and will culminate with a panel discussion with the director and Yurok representative featured in the film.

CA Beaver Summit

Climate change is making California hotter, drier, and harder for people and wildlife. Beaver can help. Afternoon sessions are on April 7 (International Beaver Day) and April 9. Explore the many benefits that beavers offer to the ecosystems they occupy.

Stillwater Sciences Hiring

Stillwater Sciences is hiring a Junior Restoration Engineer/Civil Engineer and a Biological Monitor.

2020 Restoration Webinars 

Last summer SRF put on a webinar series highlighting topics that were planned for the 2020 conference. The recordings can be found on our website and vimeo page. Topics include fish passage, food webs, equity and inclusion, dam removal, and more! 

Smith River Dives

The Smith River Alliance invites swimmers and wild fish enthusiasts to participate in this year’s Fish Count, July 30 – August 1. Help track the abundance of California’s healthiest population of coastal cutthroat trout! You can find more information here

SRF Restoration Job Board

SRF is hosting a Job Board on our website to post current positions related to the fisheries and watershed restoration field in California. Please email to post a job on our webpage. 

Please Update Your Contact Information with SRF

SRF is communicating exclusively through digital means for our 2021 conference. If you have recently changed jobs or created a new email address, please let us know! Update your contact information on our website.