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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

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

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

(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



CWI comment letterDoE Sept 2020

10 Oct 2019 CWI Comment letter tto WDFW MDNS Cooke and JKT netpen proposal

13 Feb 2018 letter to legislators

18 January 2018 Tribal netpen letter to legislators

CWI comments on 2018 Washington state legislative bill 6086

Professor Larry Dill Net Pen Presentation:

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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

Elwha Coastal Beaver Articles

How coastal beaver are helping to restore salmon in Washington

As the Elwha river makes a comeback beaver return

The gnawing question of saltwater beavers

The New Yorker article on the restoring Elwha River


National Geographic Feature On Elwha Nearshore

Video: us-elwha-river-dam-removal-restoration

Print: largest-dam-removal-elwha-river-restoration-environment

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

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


Place Community References

Place Community Meeting Slides and Questions Nov 2019

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