2014 Salish Sea Ecosystem Conference - April 30 - May 2, 2014
Washington State Convention & Trade Center 
Seattle, Washington

Partnership Newsletter

Read Martha Kongsggard’s letter on the PSP Leadership Council’s changing of the guard

Read the current issue - March 11th, 2014


Puget Sound Partnership (PSP) / WA State Conservation Commission (WSCC) Priority Areas for Voluntary Incentive Programs (VIPs)
March 7th 10-2
Dialogue Group Meeting Objectives and Agenda

Agricultural Strategy Advisory Committee
Feb. 6, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. | Tacoma
More information

Shellfish Initiative Advisory Group (WSI)
Dec. 9, 2013 9:30-11:30 | TACOMA, WA
Agenda | Tier two report card

Puget Sound Champions

Honoring work to protect and restore Puget Sound

Setting Puget Sound Priorities

ECB Strategic Initiative Subcommittees Meeting Materials

Puget Sound Acquisition and Restoration (PSAR)

PSAR 2013-2015 Fact Sheet (PDF)

PSAR 2013-2015 Project List (PDF)

Legislative Update

Letter to the Legislature from the Chair of the Leadership Council recommending investments to advance Puget Sound recovery in the 2014 Supplemental Budget

Partnership News and Events

Derelict Vessel Prevention Program expansion saves dollars, prevents pollution

Public invited to learn about 2014-15 Puget Sound Action Agenda updates

The Snohomish Basin Lead Entity Coordinator position in Snohomish County Surface Water Management has been posted to the County website - VIEW JOB LISTING

2014 Puget Sound Action Agenda

Learn more about the Puget Sound Action Agenda and updated 2014-15 Near Term Actions either online or at one of two public open houses:

  • April 15: 5 to 7 p.m. at the Center for Urban Waters, 326 East D St., Tacoma
  • April 16: 5 to 7 p.m. at the Edmonds Library, Plaza Room, 650 Main Street, Edmonds
Public comment will be accepted until midnight April 30, 2014.

2014 Biennial Science Work Plan

Interested parties are encouraged to review the draft 2014 Biennial Science Work Plan. PSP Science Panel members are especially interested in hearing perspectives about issues that should be identified as research priorities because they address uncertainties that are critical to decision-making.

Send comments to: scott.redman@psp.wa.gov
Comment deadline: April 30, 2014

2013 State of the Sound

The 2013 State of the Sound reports on the status of Puget Sound recovery by measuring:

  1. Progress of the Puget Sound Vital Signs
  2. Implementation of the 2012 Puget Sound Action Agenda

Find out more and download the report

Public Opinion Research

2012 General Opinion Survey (PDF)

Sound Behavior - Social Capital Index 2012 and supplement

Sound Behavior Index and Social Capital Index summary (PDF)

Developing Indices from Social Capital and Environmental Behavior Survey Data (PDF)

Yard Care and Pesticide Practices: Barriers and Motivators Survey Report

Yard Care and Pesticide Use Focus Groups

Tree Planting Survey Report

Tree Planting Focus Group Report

Puget Sound Starts Here

Puget Sound Starts Here Launch Training Slides

One Front Door
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