The 3rd annual Eastern Washington Riparian Planting Symposium was held March 7th, 2019. Find more information on the symposium here.
Thanks to our sponsors: Tetra Tech, Snake River Salmon Recovery Board, Natural Systems Design, Department of Ecology, Confluence Environmental, and Derby Canyon Natives!
1st place: In the Drink, by Ted Alway
2nd place: C. Canadensis, PE by Dale Meck
3rd place: Untitled, Jeanne Burkhardt
Honorable mention: Allergy Season, Sarah Gage
Honorable mention: Untitled, Emily Novak
Find the winning poems and all submissions here!
Kelly Evans and Helen Lau, US Forest Service, From Fruit to Fruition: the Operational Complexities of a Successful Highway Restoration Project
James Hepler, Washington State University, Pollinators and Riparian Restoration (additional materials provided by Bob Gillespie, Wenatchee Valley College)
Meade Krosby and Richard Fleenor, Natural Resources Conservation Service, Incorporating Climate Change into Riparian Project Prioritization and Planning (Meade's slides, Richard's slides)
Sylvia Peasley and Pendleton Moses, Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, Traditional Cultural Plants of Shorelines and Wetlands in Eastern Washington
Judith Johnson, Kooskooskie Commons, Many Water, Riparian Restoration on Spring Creeks in an Urban Landscape
Katrina Strathmann, Mid-Columbia Fisheries Enhancement Group, Multi-Species Herbivory and an Out-of-Sync Hydrograph
Mike Denny, Walla Walla Community College, Pot Pies, Pigs, and Ravens
Julie Vanderwal, Okanogan Highlands Alliance, Where the Creek Meets the Plot: Riparian Planting on a Rapidly Changing Stream
Sandy Letzing and Patrick Haggerty, Cascadia Conservation District, Battling Darwinism on an Anthropogenically Disturbed Site
Geoff Gray, WA Department of Transportation, Riparian Restoration on the Yakima River Delta
Brian Burns, Tri-State Steelheaders, When is Deer Fencing worth the Expense?
Amy Martin, Okanogan Conservation District, Lessons Learned: Planning for Flood and Drought
Please contact Tricia Snyder, 509-453-4104 x 2, firstname.lastname@example.org or Heather Simmons, email@example.com, 509-454-7207 with any additional questions or to be added to the e-mail list for future announcements.