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    • Bull Trout in Western Washington 

      Shellberg, Jeffrey; University of Washington Water Center (University of Washington Water Center, 2002-01)
      This fact sheet introduces the bull trout, a threatened species in the Pacific Northwest. The fact sheet reviews their appearance, distribution, life history, basic biology, and factors leading to population decline. Further ...
    • Economics and Salmon Habitat Conservation: Welcome to the Data-Poor Real World 

      Plummer, Mark (University of Washington Water Center, 2006-10-24)
      Benefit-cost analysis is as natural to economists as breathing—which sometimes gets us into trouble when we try to ply our trade in a data vacuum. In the data-poor real world, the practice of benefit-cost analysis often ...
    • Estuarine Habitat Restoration, Basic and Applied Research, and Their Interaction in the Skagit River Delta 

      Hood, Greg (University of Washington Water Center, 2009-04-21)
      This seminar describes a variety of ecological, geomorphological, and hydrodynamic studies that are currently underway in the Skagit Delta, in Washington State, and describes how they are being applied to planning and ...
    • How to Save Puget Sound 

      Fletcher, Kathy (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-03-11)
      Fletcher will present an overview of People for Puget Sound, including their mission statement, tools they employ, and partnerships. She will describe current threats to Puget Sound ecosystem health, such as population ...
    • Puget Sound in Trouble: Can We Manage the Resotration of an Ecosystem? 

      Ruckelshaus, William D. (University of Washington Water Center, 2007-10-30)
      Ruckelshaus will discuss the challenges facing Puget Sound ecosystems, including threatened/endangered species, population growth, water pollution, eutrophication, and the effects of climate change. He will make the point ...
    • Salmon Recovery Planning for Hood Canal: Gone to the Dogs Before the Dogs are Gone 

      Brewer, Scott (University of Washington Water Center, 2006-10-17)
      Brewer will present the Hood Canal Coordinating Council's approach to salmon recovery planning. He will outline recommended actions impacting hatcheries, harvest, and habitat. In particular, he will focus on land use and ...
    • Stormwater and Salmon: Assessing the Ecological Impacts of Non-Point Source Pollution 

      Scholz, Nathaniel L. (University of Washington Water Center, 2006-04-11)
      Scholz will discuss one of the major threats to our oceans: non-point source pollution. He will discuss the effects of non-point source pollution on Pacific salmon.