Re-Green the Green

Strategy to grow trees along rivers and streams in the Green/Duwamish and Central Puget Sound Watershed

Image of of Re-Green the Green Cover

The lack of tall native trees along the banks of the Green River and its tributaries causes unhealthy and sometimes lethal conditions for Chinook and other salmon. In 2016 the WRIA 9 Riparian Revegetation Work Group developed the Re-Green the Green: Riparian Revegetation Strategy for the Green/Duwamish and Central Puget Sound Watershed (Adobe Acrobat) (2.36 MB).

The revegetation strategy includes:

Watch the Green the Green Video: Raise a Glass to our Water

Contact Elissa Ostergaard at elissa.ostergaard@kingcounty.gov with questions about the revegation strategy.