Websites, Organizations, and other Resources

Learn more about salmon and related species by visiting these sites. With thanks to the Orca Network for many of these links.

350 Seattle
350 Seattle is a grassroots organization passionate about climate and ecological justice. We work at every level–including direct action, policy, and education. We support the Pledge of Resistance and believe in the power of nonviolent civil disobedience. Salmon is Life is a project of 350 Seattle.

Orca Network
Dedicated to the whales of the Pacific Northwest, and the importance of providing them healthy and safe habitats.

A non-profit public interest law organization dedicated to protecting the magnificent places, natural resources, and wildlife of this earth, and to defending the right of all people to a healthy environment.

Native Fish Society
Conservation, protection, preservation of Northwest native fishes.

Wild Fish Conservancy
Dedicated to the recovery and conservation of the region’s wild-fish ecosystems.

Wild Salmon Center
Promotes the conservation and sustainable use of wild salmon ecosystems across the Pacific Rim.

Salmon History
Salmon's story by Jim Lichatowich.

Long live the Kings!
Dedicated to restoring wild salmon and steelhead & supporting sustainable fishing in the Pacific NW.

Puget Sound Partnership
A state agency leading the cleanup of Puget Sound, based on science, actions that have the biggest impact, and holding people and organizations accountable for results.

Northwest Indian Fisheries Commission
Assists member tribes in their role as natural resources co-managers.

Nooksack Salmon Enhancement Association
A community based non-profit dedicated to restoring wild salmon runs in Whatcom County.

Skagit Fisheries Enhancement Group (SFEG)
Engages communities in habitat restoration and watershed stewardship in order to enhance salmon populations.

Alexandra Morton's Blog
The latest and the straightest developments in the Dept. of Wild Salmon's determined struggle to save wild salmon from diseased salmon feedlots.

Raincoast Conservation Society
A team of conservationists and scientists empowered by our research to protect the lands, waters and wildlife of coastal British Columbia.

Salmon Confidential, the Movie
Salmon Confidential is a film on the government cover up of what is killing BC’s wild salmon.

NOAA Fisheries Puget Sound Chinook Recovery Plan
The Shared Strategy's plan and NOAA Fisheries' supplement comprise the Puget Sound Chinook Recovery Plan.

Save Our Wild Salmon
A diverse, nationwide coalition working together to restore wild salmon and steelhead to the Columbia and Snake Rivers Basin.

Heritage Courses Slides Collection - Northwest Natural History Courses for Teachers
Courses designed to offer teachers opportunities to explore a variety strategies that can enhance their students' learning by tapping in to the power of students' natural intelligence. The courses also offer lots of opportunities to develop natural history interpretation skills (as well as cycling, kayaking and hiking skills) as a means to enhance outdoor learning experiences for students.

Sound Action - Puget Sound Watchdog Group
Working to protect vital Puget Sound Ecosystems.

Friends of the San Juans
Protects and promotes the health and future of the San Juan Islands.

SEA-Inside: Pacific Northwest
A bimonthly TV journey to meet our neighbors who live under the surface of Pacific Northwest waters. You'll see surprising colors and contrasts, cold-water critters seldom seen on TV that look like they might have come from outerspace. These submarine neighbors are part of the same ecosystem we are -- we all share the same fate.

Whidbey Watershed Stewards
A community group working to restore, preserve, and protect watersheds and water quality on Whidbey Island in Washington State.

US Environmental Protection Agency
Persistent Organic Pollutants: A Global Issue, A Global Response.

National Park Service
Elwha Fish Restoration.

LESSON PLAN: Freeing the Elwha
Calling the Salmon Back to the Elwha: Poems for the Adventurous Anadromous