Tag Archives: Coastal Conservancy

Progress on McKinleyville coho salmon nursery

Jack Durham Mad River Union McKINLEYVILLE – Engineers have completed designs for a proposed coho salmon nursery in McKinleyville and will now move on to the permitting process. If all goes as planned, construction of the fish-friendly backwater, complete with trails, would begin in the summer of 2019. The off-channel refugia would be built along

Uri Driscoll: Climate Ready dune project is failing

In June 2015, a local nonprofit, Friends of the Dunes, was awarded a $249,000 grant by the Coastal Conservancy to study the changes taking place on our coastal dunes from Moonstone Beach to Centerville. The project is meant to measure areas of different vegetation types and sediment deposits. This may help us to better understand