Student Volunteers Collect Water Temperature Data

Long-term Elwha River Temperature Monitoring Depends on Enduring Partnerships Text and photos by: Chelsea Behymer & Sarah Morley On a soggy Saturday morning in January, a group of Environmental Science and Civil Engineering undergraduate students from Seattle University are greeted by NOAA research ecologist Sarah Morley at the Olympic National Park boundary gate adjacent to the Elwha River. The parking lot where they are gathered is the furthest point that can be driven upriver since the Olympic Hot Springs access road began flooding in 2015 and eventually gave way to the river’s reclamation of its historic channels. From there, the …READ MORE

Help Name the Casino’s New Restaurant

The Elwha River Casino invites Lower Elwha Tribal Members and the LEKT community to vote on the naming of the new restaurant that is included in the current expansion project. Click on the link below, voting will end on 2/27/23 at 4:30pm. Thank you for participating!

Love Yourself Wellness Event 2/14

Come visit us on Sweetheart Day, Tuesday February 2/14, 2023 in the Lower Elwha Gym between 3pm-6pm For those that are interested in getting a COVID or Flu vaccine you can reserve an appointment time by scanning the below QR codes. Walk up appointments are always welcome. The Vaccine Support Program is still running and $200 is available for every adult booster (and $100 gift card for youth) qualifying folks receive. To learn more visit the COVID Vaccine Support Program page. QR Code for COVID vaccine appointments QR Code for Flu vaccine appointments

Strategic Planning Community Visioning Session!

This Thursday 12/1/2022 LEKT Tribal Center Dining Hall 5:30-7:30 OR Virtually via Zoom (meeting ID: 869 7505 0172, passcode: 558136) $50 check for attendance (in person or virtual) LEKT enrolled 18+ Dinner provided 1 raffle ticket entry for TV for attendance Recreation activities in the gym for youth Door prizes for in-person participants Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 869 7505 0172 Passcode: 558136 One tap mobile +12532050468,,86975050172#,,,,*558136# US +12532158782,,86975050172#,,,,*558136# US (Tacoma)