North Bay News
7:16 pm
Thu May 23, 2013

Training Veterans to Aid Salmon

Veterans work on habitat restoration.
Credit California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife

On remote tributaries of the Eel River , unemployed army veterans are learning new skills to benefit the local environment, and boost their standing in the job market.

The NOAA-CCC Veterans Corps pilot program is explained in fuller detail in this video produced by San Francisco filmmaker Kevin White.