The Story of Salmon in the Greenway NHA

Salmon are an iconic species, inextricably woven into the cultural, ecological, and historical fabric of the Greenway NHA. Salmon populations are significantly below historical abundances, are listed as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, and face continued and expanded challenges including population growth and climate change.

Follow along as this guide explores each aspect of this species’ importance: their ecological value, connection to humans, and how organizations like the Mountains to Sound Greenway Trust support salmon population recovery efforts across Washington state. Learn more about how you can get involved with restoration projects and witness the annual return of salmon to streams in your community!