CHIN2.5: Address and manage water quality parameters, including excess nutrient loading
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Regional Priority Approach Description
Approach - Address and manage water quality parameters, including:
- Excess nutrient loading (such as nitrogen) for all sources, and with specific attention to pathways associated with wastewater treatment outfalls
- Elevated temperatures
Desired Outcome - Water quality parameters that negatively impact salmon survival are addressed and managed.
Policy Needs - N/A
- Design and implement projects to reduce nutrient loading.
- Design and implement a project to reduce water temperatures.
- Design and implement a project to address sediment.
- Design and implement a project to address toxics.
Proposal Guidance - N/A
Local Context - Local context provides additional specificity on how a Regional Priority approach should be implemented in each local area; examples include sequencing, partners to consider, and critical areas. Local context for this Regional Priority approach is available here.
Regional Priority Approach Near Term Actions Map
No Puget Sound Recovery Progress Measures set for this Regional Priority Approach.