January 10, 2015
An in-service training for new teachers to the program will be held on Saturday January 10, 2015
at the remodeled Visitor Center at Lake Sonoma.
Lake Sonoma Park Headquarters, 3333 Skaggs Springs
Pat Higgins, Fisheries Biologist
Diane Higgins, Educator and Curriculum Author
California Department of Fish and Wildlife permit specialist
Brian Hines, Incubatorist
$50 donation (payable at time of Registration) includes
Continental Breakfast - Classroom Curriculum - Incubator
Handbook - Resources CD - and new Videos
to Brian Hines
(707) 575-3999 or email to
Bring a lunch and join us to watch huge adult steelhead
jump the ladder behind the hatchery!
Training will be presented on The DFW 772 permit proceedures, egg and fish transport and release, salmonid lifecycle and habitat needs, the curriculum and setup and maintenance of the aquarium incubator.
Due to DF&G regulations, all NEW participants are
required and all
previous participants are invited to attend this in-service
updates and program protocols as well as goals and information
>From the south: 101 north to the last Healdsburg exit,
Road. Turn left (west) and go 12 to 15 miles to the base
of the dam.
The Park Headquarters will be on your left.
>From the north: 101 south to Canyon Road exit. Turn
right (west). Go
approximately 3 miles to Dry Creek Road. Turn right, proceed
to base of
dam. Park Headquarters will be on your left.
In February we hold a workshop to build the aquarium/incubators for those that need one. Cost for the materials is $300. Building your own Incubator is a lot of fun.
Over 70 classrooms now participate from Point Reyes to Pointa Arena to Covelo.
Great works of art and science
Filling the aquarium
Assembling at Schlumberger
Bucket O’ Fry
Mike Brunson, Alison Scott & our host Jacques Schlumberger
Walking to the Wine Creek