Day: February 11, 2019

Outreach

Snohomish County – Arlington Fish Hatchery

SMOKEY POINT, WA— The Arlington Fish Hatchery is operated by the Washington Department of Fish & Wildlife. It is located at 17619 316th St NE, Arlington, WA 98223. It’s just one of several in the county and there are many more around the state and the Northwest. Some are state-run, some run by native tribes, others are commercial. Being the curious fish that we are, we of course wanted to know if Steelhead fry were hatched in Arlington. The first video below answers that question. Arlington Hatchery photos by 62alfred. Get involved with saving Steelhead and other fish in Puget Sound.

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Outreach

Snohomish County – Arlington installs “Steelies”

SMOKEY POINT, WA— The Arlington Arts Council recently got to work creating and then installing a school of “Steelies.” The metal art fish are now swimming along 67th Avenue in Arlington. You can see how they were made here. You can read coverage of their arrival here. The installation is just about 4 miles from Lakewood High School Stadium where the Snohomish County FC Steelheads will play their home matches in 2019. From the North County Outlook: A team of four Arts Council member artists volunteered their time and diverse skills to create the six-foot fish, working in Mike Nordine’s

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