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Streambank Rehabilitation Workshops

Each year, Department staff teaches Habitat Rehabilitation Workshops in selected locations throughout the state. These workshops provide instruction on lake and stream habitat restoration techniques, and related information for rehabilitating riparian habitat and stabilizing stream banks and shorelines. These two-day workshops include one classroom day and one field day that involves construction of a habitat rehabilitation project.

2017 Workshop Dates:

  • Soldotna: May 9–10
  • Talkeetna: May 16–17
  • Fairbanks: May 31–June 1

The Two Day Workshops Include:

  • Techniques for rehabilitation and restoring riparian habitat including construction and plant materials.
  • Riparian and salmon habitat needs.
  • Construction techniques.
  • Hands-on installation of shoreline rehabilitation project.

Workshops are FREE and advanced registration is required. To register please contact Gillian O’Doherty, Habitat Biologist, by phone at (907) 267-2146 or by email at gillian.odoherty@alaska.gov.

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