WSC Dec. 1st Meeting

WSC December 1st, 2004 General Meeting
Guest Speakers: Fred Goetz, US Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle, WA
“Bull Trout in the Snohomish, Skagit and Whidbey Basins”

Where: Bothell American Legion Hall
19213 Bothell Way NE, Bothell, WA
Time 7-9 PM

Fred Goetz has worked as a fish biologist and restoration ecologist for the Army Corps of Engineers for the past 12 years. He currently studies salmon and trout life histories and habitat relationships in river, estuary and near shore areas. He is a federal science co-lead for an ecosystem restoration assessment of the Puget Sound nearshore. He has led an acoustic tracking program to study bull trout for the past 3 years in the Puget Sound near shore and major river deltas. He and Ed Connor, Seattle City Light, will be co-managing this study for the fourth year in 2005, which includes 45 monitoring stations located along the near shore of Central and North Puget Sound.