Salmonid Restoration Federation

SRF July eNewsletter

In this eNewsletter you will find:

  • 2023 SRF Conference Proposal Solicitation
  • 24th Annual Coho Confab Agenda Posted
  • SRF Conference Sessions Online
  • Please Support SRF
  • SRF Restoration Job Board
  • NCRP Solicitation for Project Development Technical Assistance
  • Mattole Summer Steelhead Dives
  • Smith River Dives
  • cbec Hiring Multiple Positions
  • WSP Application Extended and Reduced Requirements
  • CalTrout Seeking Program Manager

2023 SRF Conference Proposal Solicitation

SRF is happy to announce that the 40th Annual Conference will be held in Fortuna. The Initial Call for Proposals is now open; to submit a proposal for a workshop, session, or field tour, please email by August 8. The First Call for Abstracts will be posted in August / September 2022.

24th Annual Coho Confab Agenda Posted

September 9-11, 2022, South Fork Eel River
Join SRF, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, Eel River Watershed Improvement Group, Cal Trout, Eel River Critical Observatory, Pacific Watershed Associates, Trout Unlimited, and other restoration partners in this exciting Confab on the banks of the South Fork Eel River. This Confab will feature fish passage projects, upslope sediment remediation, large wood projects, and a suite of other techniques that are implemented or are being planned in this critical watershed. Camping is included and there are limited rustic tent cabins available at an extra cost. The agenda and registration are found here

SRF Conference Sessions Online

Presentations from the 39th Annual SRF Conference are uploaded. A video of the Plenary Session is viewable online. Slides of workshops and session presentations are on the conference website

Please Support SRF

Please join SRF or renew your membership today. Membership includes Connection to a network of thousands of scientists and practitioners with an interest in California fisheries and watershed restoration. 

Visit our merchandise page to see SRF's full line of Ray Troll t-shirts, hoodies, and baseball caps.

Restoration Job Board

SRF hosts a Job Board on our website to post current positions related to California's fisheries and watershed restoration field. Please email to post a job on our webpage. 

NCRP Solicitation for Project Development Technical Assistance

Proposals accepted through July '22

The North Coast Resource Partnership (NCRP) is pleased to offer project development technical assistance to Tribes and economically disadvantaged communities to support grant applications for projects that improve forest health; increase wildfire resiliency; address drinking water, watershed & wastewater needs; and help communities & ecosystems adapt to climate change. Specific information is available in the application.

Mattole Summer Steelhead Dives

July 8-9, 2022

The Mattole Salmon Group is hosting the 26th Mattole Summer Steelhead Dives. They welcome volunteers of all skill levels wishing to spend a day in the waters of the Mattole, the only requirement is that participants are able to swim and hike 2-4 miles in Class I water to complete a survey reach. More detailed information and an RSVP form is available at this link.

Smith River Dives

The Smith River Alliance (SRA) will host the 2022 Smith River Fish Count which will be held on August 6th with training provided on August 5th. If you are interested in attending, please fill out the RSVP. Read more about the event at the SRA website

cbec Hiring Multiple Positions

cbec eco engineering has multiple positions for a variety of skill levels for Technicians, Ecoengineers, Ecohydrolists, and Groundwater Hydrologists. For specifics, look at the cbec careers page. 

WSP Application Extended and Reduced Requirements
Due Aug 31, 2022

The Watershed Stewards Program Corpmembers help improve watershed health by actively engaging in restoration science, environmental education, and community service. WSP increased the upper age limit to 32. There is no longer a need for a cover letter and only requires one letter of recommendation. The application website includes a map of available placement sites

CalTrout Seeking Program Manager

California Trout seeks to employ a Project Manager in the field of natural resource management to manage the daily activities of restoration projects and initiatives in the North Coast region. More information can be found here