Seahorse Siesta Barge and Bulkhead Removal

The Northwest Straits Foundation and the Seahorse Siesta Community Association are partnering to remove a large barge and bulkhead from the base of a feeder bluff. The structure extends waterward 98 feet from the toe of the bluff and 136 feet alongshore. Installed in...

Cornet Bay Nearshore Restoration

Northwest Straits Foundation, Island County Marine Resources Committee (MRC),  Washington State Parks, and Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group partnered to restore 1,600 linear feet of shoreline and two acres of beach at Cornet Bay in Deception Pass State Park. Cornet...

West Beach Creek Fish Passage Barrier Removal

The Northwest Straits Foundation recently completed a project to remove a fish passage barrier located at the mouth of West Beach Creek in partnership with a private property owner. The goal of the project is to restore habitat for use by juvenile and adult cutthroat...

Fort Townsend State Park Nearshore Restoration

Northwest Straits Foundation, Jefferson County Marine Resources Committee (MRC) and Washington State Parks partnered to restore nearshore habitat, sediment sources and transport at the beach access area of Fort Townsend State Park. This project was designed to restore...