Workshop topics will include the quality of fish habitat in the river, how past and present land uses have affected the river, and what can be done to improve and maintain the quality of the river for fish and all community activities in the watershed. This workshop is free and open to the public.
The Indian River Watershed Working Group is facilitated by the Sitka Tribe of Alaska through a grant from the National Forest Foundation. Working group participants include Mount Edgecumbe High School students, Sitka National Historical Park, Sitka Sound Science Center, City and Borough of Sitka, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Baranof Island Housing Authority, Sitka Conservation Society, the Alaska Raptor Center, and the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.
For more information about this workshop, please contact Brinnen Carter at 747-0140.