Conservation along the Creek
Do you have a creek or stream on your property? Not sure what you can and can't do in or near the stream? Conservation District planners are available to provide free, on-site technical assistance to help you learn more about your stream and how to protect it. Assistance may include providing information about fish and wildlife habitat and how to enhance it, identifying native plants, and helping you address problems such as noxious weed infestations. Please stay tuned as we further develop this page.
FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE for STREAM & RIPARIAN AREA ENHANCMENT
Conservation Reserve Enhancement Program (CREP) - Covers 100% of costs for planting native trees and shrubs along salmon-bearing streams (or waterways that drain into salmon-bearing streams).
Clallam County Critical Areas Ordinance - regulations for protection and management of environmentally critical areas, like streams and wetlands. Refer to Part III for setbacks/buffers along waterways.
- Salmon Recovery Funding Board
- Society of Ecological Restoration
- Washington State Department of Ecology
- Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
- Society of Wetland Scientist
Local Stream & Weather Data