King County project managers will discuss how large wood is used in river and stream projects to reduce flood risks and improve habitat at two public meetings in June.
The legal action against BP, Chevron, Exxon Mobil, Royal Dutch and ConocoPhillips seeks an order requiring the companies to fund the costs of adapting infrastructure such as stormwater management, as well as salmon recovery, protecting public health, and other costs.
A work group created by King County is taking emergency and long-term action to counter an alarming downward trend of Lake Sammamish kokanee, a native salmon population that appears closer than ever to extinction. County and state biologists counted fewer
King County Water Quality Monitoring: King County monitors the ecological health of the Pipers Creek basin in a variety of ways including collecting and analyzing water and benthic macroinvertebrate samples. Station KSHZ06 is located at the mouth of the creek,
The Central Puget Sound Watershed of King County includes those areas draining into small creeks that flow directly into Puget Sound including creeks in cities such as Seattle (external), and includes all of Vashon-Maury Island. Other major river basins that