Deer Harbor Citizen Monitoring Project

  • Community Engagement

The Northwest Straits Foundations has partnered with the San Juan MRC and Samish Indian Nation Natural Resources to monitor the environmental responses to San Juan County’s Deer Harbor Bridge Replacement Project. Working under a monitoring plan developed for implementation with citizen scientist including the Orcas Island Youth Conservation Corps, we will learn about changes to habitat and habitat usage over time in the Deer Harbor estuary.