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Saturday, September 10 • 2:00pm - 2:45pm
Understanding the waters beneath your boat: the health of Puget Sound and how you can help it recover!

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Puget Sound is the largest estuary in the United States (by volume of water), and plays a vital role in our region’s ecology, economy, and quality of life. And as any sailor knows, Puget Sound is a beautiful place to live and recreate. Beneath the surface, though, Puget Sound is in trouble. Fortunately, we have a plan to help-- and boaters have an important role to play!

We'll begin by describing the status of Puget Sound as a waterbody, while answering questions like:
-How's Puget Sound doing (and how can we tell)?
-What are the key challenges in recovering Puget Sound back to health?
-What gives us hope?
Then, we'll talk about the region's official plan to recover Puget Sound-- and more specifically, the actions that boaters can take to help!

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Ahren Stroming

Puget Sound Partnership
Ahren Stroming is the Executive Policy Advisor for Puget Sound Partnership; a state agency leading the region’s collective effort to restore and protect Puget Sound by bringing together hundreds of partners to mobilize action and investments around a common agenda for Puget Sound... Read More →

Saturday September 10, 2022 2:00pm - 2:45pm PDT
Green Boating Stage

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