April 17, 5:30 a.m. - Opening Reception for How did the Cougar Cross the Road? Restoring wildlife passages at Snoqualmie Pass. Refreshments will be served as visitors explore the brand new exhibit that tells the story of wildlife connectivity corridors linking animal populations formerly divided by Interstate 90. Follow in the footsteps of native fauna over a recreated wildlife overpass and discover how the cougar crosses the road, and how humans are helping.
A series of speakers including Yvonne Prater, author of Snoqualmie Pass: From Indian Trail to Interstate; Al Aronica (Kittitas Band of the Yakama Nation), Brian White (WSDOT), Jason Smith (WSDOT) and Patti Davis-Darda (USFS) will discuss their knowledge and research concerning the history of Snoqualmie Pass and its wildlife passages.
April 19, 10:00 am - Salmon Run 5K and 10K, with Small Fry kids race. Registration now open! Click through to the event page for more information.
April 19, 9:00 am - 2:00 pm - Earth Day Family Festival. Join the Museum and local community groups for a day of educational activities for the entire family. Click through to the event page for more information.
April 8, 2014 ELLENSBURG, Wash. — Central Washington University’s Museum of Culture and EnvironmCWU Museum Hosts Salmon Run And Earth Day Family Festival
The Museum of Culture and Environment will be holding its second annual Salmon 5K/10K Run and EarthPanel At CWU Museum Weighs In On Wolves
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