The meeting is open to the public. WSC December 1st, 2004 General Meeting Guest Speakers: Fred Goetz, US Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle, WA Presentation: “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. Â 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.