Celebrate the salmon in our waterways at the annual Bear Creek Salmon Festival.

The festivities are set for 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. today at North Mountain Park Nature Center, 620 N. Mountain Ave., Ashland.

Events include information about the birds of North Mountain Park at 9 a.m., a composting demonstration for backyard gardeners at 11:45 a.m., a Bear Creek habitat restoration tour at 12:30 p.m., a water conservation workshop at 1:15 p.m., a riparian plant walk at 2 p.m., a habitat-safe car wash kit demonstration at 2:45 p.m., and a workshop on how, when and where to view spawning salmon at 3 p.m.

See www.bearcreeksalmonfestival.net or call 541-488-6606.