Sarah Nossaman

Sarah stocking coho salmon into a study reach of Porter Creek
Russian River Salmon and Steelhead Monitoring Team
Extension Team / snossamanpierce@ucsd.edu / (707) 687-0995

Sarah has been working to support salmonid recovery in the Russian River watershed in Central California over the past two decades through stream habitat assessment and restoration, fish monitoring and specialized research. Her work with the Russian River Salmon and Steelhead Monitoring Program includes biological and environmental monitoring, grant writing and reporting, outreach and communication, and overseeing the student internship program. She is also engaged in studies to define relationships between fish survival and environmental conditions during the low-flow season, with the objective of informing more effective management of our limited freshwater resources. She enjoys mentoring the program's Watershed Stewards Program members to honor her roots in the field--har work in the watershed began as a member in 1996, after graduating from Sonoma State University with a degree in Natural Resource Conservation and Restoration. 

Sarah has been working to support salmonid recovery in the Russian River watershed in Central California over the past two decades through stream habitat assessment and restoration, fish monitoring and specialized research. Her work with the Russian River Salmon and Steelhead Monitoring Program includes biological and environmental monitoring, grant writing and reporting, outreach and communication, and overseeing the student internship program. She is also engaged in studies to define relationships between fish survival and environmental conditions during the low-flow season, with the objective of informing more effective management of our limited freshwater resources. She enjoys mentoring the program's Watershed Stewards Program members to honor her roots in the field--har work in the watershed began as a member in 1996, after graduating from Sonoma State University with a degree in Natural Resource Conservation and Restoration. 

Sarah stocking coho salmon into a study reach of Porter Creek