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  • New Release: Jordan Creek Watershed Management Plan and Riparian Assessment

    New Release: Jordan Creek Watershed Management Plan and Riparian Assessment

    The Juneau Watershed Partnership recently released an updated Jordan Creek Watershed Management Plan and Jordan Creek Riparian Assessment. Jordan Creek flows through Juneau’s Mendenhall Valley, through neighborhoods and heavily developed industrial areas. The stream is home to Coho, Chum, and Pink salmon, but erosion, stormwater runoff, debris (litter), and development …
  • New stream temperature monitoring sites added in Southeast Alaska

    New stream temperature monitoring sites added in Southeast Alaska

    Stream temperatures affect the growth, health, and behavior of fish, and as the climate and hydrology of southeast Alaska change, stream temperatures will, too. A network of organizations across the region is monitoring stream temperature to establish baseline conditions and document changes over time. This summer, SAWC and several new …
  • Nancy St. Wetlands Effectiveness Monitoring Final Report

    Nancy St. Wetlands Effectiveness Monitoring Final Report

    The Juneau Watershed Partnership assessed the effectiveness of the constructed Nancy Street Wetland by monitoring water quality above, within, and below the wetland. The final report, which incorporates data from before wetland construction, during the few years following construction, and in 2017, 11 years following construction, can be found here. …