Salmon Recovery Council to discuss sustainable
funding options for Puget Sound salmon recovery
The Puget Sound Partnership’s Salmon Recovery Council will
meet Thursday, September 22, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., at the Edmonds Center for
the Arts, 410 4th Ave North, Edmonds.
Meeting highlights include discussion about:
Options for acquiring sustainable, dependable funding for Puget Sound salmon recovery.
Sound Acquisition and Restoration (PSAR) funding requests for the 2017-19
biennium. PSAR-funded projects restore critical habitat and salmon populations
to Puget Sound.
The Puget Sound Partnership’s draft legislative agenda for 2017. The
legislative agenda determines staff priorities for supporting policy proposals aimed
at improving the effectiveness of the Puget Sound salmon recovery effort.
The full Salmon Recovery Council agenda, meeting materials
and directions are available at http://www.psp.wa.gov/SR_meetings.php.
This meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to provide comment and
learn about the regional effort to restore and protect Puget Sound.
If you need special accommodations to participate in this
meeting, please notify the Special Assistant to the Boards, Dominique Hampton,
About the Salmon Recovery Council
The 45-member Puget Sound Salmon Recovery Council advises the Puget Sound Partnership’s Leadership Council on decisions relating to salmon recovery and the implementation of the Puget Sound Chinook Recovery Plan.
About the Puget Sound Partnership
Puget Sound Partnership is the state agency formed to lead the region’s
collective effort to restore and protect Puget Sound. Working with hundreds of governments, tribes, scientists, businesses, and nonprofits,
the Partnership mobilizes partner action around a common agenda,
advances Sound investments, and tracks progress to optimize recovery.