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The presentation will include a number of dramatic before and after photos of restoration projects. See how 2,000 year old, Chinese "bio-engineering" techniques are being used on the lower Garcia River to restore eroding banks and protect valuable Ag land.
Loggers, ranchers, environmentalists, fishermen and corporate interests all have had a role to play in these exciting developments that foreshadow what the future may be for our once healthy watersheds. It is one more important story that makes the Mendocino coast much more than a tourist destination.
Mr. Bell is the past President of the statewide Salmonid Restoration Federation, Chair of the Mendocino County Fish and Game Commission, appointed by the Director of Fish and Game to the DFG Coho Recovery Team, member of the Citizen's Advisory Committee on Salmon and Steelhead to the California Legislature, Mentor - AmeriCorps Program, consultant to the Conservation Fund and Pacific Watershed Associates, former logger, commercial salmon fisherman and a local steelhead fishing guide for over twenty years.
The Gualala Arts Center, located at 46501 Old State Highway in Gualala, CA,