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    • The ABC's of the ESA 

      University of Washington Water Center; Lynch, Jim (University of Washington Water Center, 2000-01)
      This Fact Sheet introduces the terminology of the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and describes the ESA process. The fact sheet explains designated critical habitat, consultation, recovery planning, and exceptions for timber harvest.
    • Hidden Hazards in Fragranced Consumer Products 

      Steinemann, Anne C. (University of Washinton Water Center, 2009-02)
      This fact sheet provides an overview of fragranced consumer products. The fact sheet is organized into a series of questions and answers, explaining the current situation, health and environmental effects, and consumer ...
    • Indian Water Rights: Litigation and Settlements 

      Anderson, Robert (University of Washington Water Center, 2007-02-14)
      Anderson will review the legal issues surrounding Indian water rights. Indian reserved water rights are based on federal law. State water rights in the west are based on the "prior appropriation" doctrine. Anderson will ...
    • Monitoring Guidelines to Evaluate Effects of Forestry Activities on Streams in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska 

      MacDonald, Lee H.; Smart, Alan W.; Wissmar, Robert C. (University of Washington Water Center, 1991-05)
      This document provides guidance for designing water quality monitoring projects and selecting monitoring parameters. Although the focus is on forest management and streams in the Pacific Northwest and Alaska, a broader ...
    • Puget Sound: Sunk by Law, Salvaged by Law 

      Rodgers, William Jr (University of Washington Water Center, 2007-02-14)
      Rodgers will review various water pollution laws and how we have failed so far to meet these standards. He will argue for political consensus and leadership as a way to enforce existing laws to protect the environment.
    • Regulatory Effectiveness Monitoring for Developing Rural Areas: Assessing King County's Critical Areas Ordinance 

      Lucchetti, Gino (University of Washington Water Center, 2008-05-20)
      Lucchetti will present an overview of King County monitoring and regulation programs. Specifically, he will discuss plans to assess the effectiveness of the county's efforts. He will move on to: 1. Explain the Critical ...
    • Watershed Review: v.4:no.1(2006) 

      Center for Water & Watershed Studies (University of Washington Water Center, 2006)
      Articles include: The Economic Regulation of Publicly Owned Water Utilities: the Case of Finland; Snapshots of Research: Changes in the Columbia River and their consequences for food webs supporting juvenile salmon in the ...