The Long Tom Watershed Council is looking for 8-10 volunteers to help monitor the migration of coastal cutthroat trout in streams near Monroe. The goal of the project is to learn about the migration behavior of resident and fluvial-migrating cutthroat in the Long Tom Watershed. This information will help prioritize restoration projects benefiting these fish. Duties will include: Checking fish traps, assisting Council and/or ODFW staff with backpack electro-fishing, and installing PIT tags in collected fish.
Hours & Timeline: Volunteers needed from February through May Must be able to commit to minimum of 4-5 hrs every 1-2 weeks 3-day rotation: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday Volunteers must attend mandatory training at the Long Tom Waterhshed office in Eugene on January 29th @ 11:00 a.m.
Deadline to respond: 1/28/2011. Please contact Rob Hoshaw 541-338-7060 or firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer or learn more.