We protect endangered, wild Coho salmon and the forests and watersheds they need to survive in West Marin County, California through the Salmon Protection and Watershed Network (SPAWN).

Our Campaigns

Research & Monitoring

December 5, 2018

Assist Landowners

November 27, 2018

Acquire Critical Land

November 27, 2018

Save California’s Coho Salmon

Save California’s Coho Salmon

November 16, 2018

Creekwalk Tours

November 14, 2018

Plant 10,000 Redwoods

November 9, 2018

Native Plant Nursery

November 9, 2018

Lagunitas Creek Floodplain & Riparian Restoration Project

April 18, 2018

Take Action for Salmon!

September 27, 2017

Boycott Swordfish

Salmon Updates

Volunteer Spotlight: Dean Hanson

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Volunteer Dean Hanson leads SPAWN staff on a bird survey in Olema, California. Volunteers are an integral part of the work we do here at Turtle Island Restoration Network. In…

WATCH: SPAWN Floodplain Project

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A recently released video produced by Lori Eanes Photography  highlights Turtle Island Restoration Network's California-based initiative, the Salmon Protection and Watershed Network (SPAWN), and their project  to restore a half-mile stretch of…

State Grant Will Help Improve Habitat for Salmon on National Park Lands

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 14, 2019 Press Contacts: Preston Brown, Watershed Conservation Director, (303) 877-0880, preston@seaturtles.org Audrey Fusco, Native Plant Nursery Manager, (415) 845-4790, audrey@seaturtles.org Todd Steiner, Executive Director, (415)…

Restoration Activates Channels and Floodplains in Lagunitas Creek this Winter

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Written by Charlie Startin, SPAWN Habitat Restoration Intern Winter storms bring water flowing to SPAWN's floodplain project in early February 2019 at about 3,500 cubic feet per second. The Salmon…

Earth Day Offers Bay Area a Chance to Improve Habitat for California’s Most Endangered Salmon

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 12, 2019 Press Contact: Preston Brown Watershed Conservation Director preston@seaturtles.org (303) 877-0880 The Salmon Protection And Watershed Network, or SPAWN, is hosting an Earth Day Salmon…

What SPAWN’s Trail Cams Tell Us About Lagunitas Creek Watershed

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A bobcat travels through a ranch along Sir Francis Drake Boulevard.   LAGUNITAS CREEK–Last winter, SPAWN began regularly releasing footage from our motion- and temperature-activated cameras as part of a fun…

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