resources and links

In addition to the citations provided on earlier pages, here are an assortment of important information including technical reports, news, resources, our key partners, journal  publications, and videos in no particular order.

Nearshore references

Technical reports

Forage fish and sea lice
Observations of sea lice on juvenile forage fish along the northwest Salish Sea

Forage fish sampling methodology
A review of two sampling methods for detecting Surf Smelt (Hypomesus pretiosus) spawn on intertidal beaches for marine ecosystem conservation and restoration

Clallam River Nearshore
Clallam Bay River Mouth and Nearshore

Contemporary use of the nearshore by north Olympic  Peninsula Tribes
When the Tide is Out.pdf
Nearshore Studynomaps.pdf

Nearshore Mapping
Boat Based Mapping of Elwha and Dungeness Bluffs

Nearshore Ecosystem Services
Nature's Value in Clallam County

Fish in the Nearshore videos (link to Vimeo site)

Marine Ecosystem Analysis (MESA) files

Dynamics of Port Angeles Harbor & Approaches Washington.pdf
Marine resource damage assessment report.pdf
Marine Bird Populations of the Strait of Juan de Fuca, Straight of Georgia and adjacent waters.pdf
Food Habits of Pacific SalmonBaitfish&PotentialCompetitors&PredatorsinMrineWatersofWA Aug78-Sept79.pdf
Evaluation of Existing Marine Intertidal and Shallow Subtidal.pdf
Marine Mammals of Northern Puget Sound & the Strait of Juan de Fuca Nov 1977-Oct 1978.pdf
Marine Resource Damage Assessment Report.pdf
Nearshore Fish and Macroinvertebrate Assemblages 1977.pdf
Nearshore Fish and Macroinvertebrate Assemblages 1980.pdf
Plankton of the Strait of Juan de Fuca 1976-1977.pdf
Pugent Sound Circulation--Final Report for FY 77-78.pdf
Recovery of Strait of Juan de Fuca Intertidal Habitat Following Experimental Contamination with Oil.pdf
Surface Drift Sheet Movements Observed in the Inner Strait of Juan de Fuca, Aug. 1978 (2).pdf
The Intertidal and Shallow Subtidal Benthos of the Strait of Juan de Fuca Spring 1976-Winter 1977.pdf
The Strait of Juan de Fuca Intertidal and Subtidal Benthos.pdf
(Microfische)Evaluation of Existing Marine Intertidal and Shallow Subtidal.pdf
(Microfische)Marine Bird Populations of the Strait of Juan de Fuca.pdf
(Microfische)The Strait of Juan de Fuca Intertidal and Subtidal.pdf


13 Feb 2018 letter to legislators

18 January 2018 Tribal netpen letter to legislators

CWI comments on 2018 Washington state legislative bill 6086

NetPen Proposal, Central Strait of Juan De Fuca July 2017

CWI comments to Clallam County r.e. Cooke Aquaculture Net Pen proposal

2016  CWI comment letter:
finalcwicomments to proposedmorsecreeknetpenscorr.pdf

Link to Net Pen project details

Professor Larry Dill Net Pen Presentation:
Part 1:
Part 2:
Audio version only:

Elwha Nearshore and Other Workshop Proceedings PDF downloads
2015 Elwha Nearshore Consortium Proceedings
2013 Elwha Nearshore Consortium Proceedings
2011 Elwha Nearshore Consortium Workshop Proceedings
2011 Elwha Science Conference Proceedings


Nearshore articles featuring our nearshore work

The New Yorker article on the restoring Elwha River

National Geographic feature on Elwha nearshore

KNKX Return to the Salish Sea: The Elwha nearshore

Elwha dam removals: A river (and nearshore) restored?

Restored expanse of beach near Elwha River shared with public

River Delta’s Rebirth Kitsap Sun
The Elwha Nearshore March 2016

Elwha River: Past and Current Journey of a River Released Outdoors Northwest August 2015

An Undammed River’s Sediment Brings New Life Downstream  KCTS March 2014

When Dams Come Down Salmon and Sand Can Prosper New York Times August 2015

Restoring the Elwha River  Al Jazeera December 2014

Studying the Impermenance of Bluffs 
Sequim Gazette June 2014





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