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rich_simms
02-19-2003, 01:41 AM
Wild Steelhead Coalition Meeting
Wednesday, March 5, 2003 7:00 PM (6:30 Social)
Bothell American Legion Post
19213 Bothell Way NE, Bothell, WA

You are invited to attend the Wild Steelhead Coalition’s March meeting. Be sure to join us for a great evening full of important information/discussion regarding wild steelhead and raffle of some excellent items.

March Program/Guest Speaker: Bob Gibbons
WDFW Steelhead and Resident Fish Program Manager

Presentation Title: Steelhead Management by Washington's Department of Fish and Wildlife: where we have been, and where we are going

Program Description:
Bob will provide an historical perspective on steelhead management in Washington State, as well as a detailed look at present and future directions for steelhead management. He will also review the history of WDFW's Catch-and-Release opportunities for wild steelhead. He plans to leave plenty of time for discussion on other topics that interest those in attendance.

Biography:
Bob Gibbons received BS and MS degrees in Fishery Management and Biology from the University of Washington. He has worked on steelhead in the field, in research, and in management for 22 years. Presently he is the Steelhead and Resident Fish state manager for the Fish Management Division.

A question and answer period will follow has well as a overview of other WSC business. Feel free to show up at 6:30 PM to meet some of the WSC Members and hear about how the WSC is working to preserve the legacy of wild steelhead!

For more information contact Rich Simms at www.wscmembership@yahoo.com or phone 425-880-4254. Also visit our website at www.wildsteelheadcoalition.com for information regarding the WSC.