WRIA 8 Salmon Recovery Council Documents

Meeting Announcement:

Thursday, September 20, 2018
3:00-5:15 PM Meeting

Mercer Island Community Center
8236 SE 24th Street, Mercer Island

Mercer Island Community Center
Parking is FREE.

Packet Contents:

  1. Agenda
  2. Notes from July 19, 2018 Salmon Recovery Council Meeting
  3. Thank you letter for Ballard Locks support
  4. WRIA 8 Plan Update notification for NOAA
  5. Letter to Governor Inslee with WRIA 8 state legislative priorities
  6. WRIA 8 Updates and Committee Reports
  7. Technical and Programmatic Priorities Update: Lake Washington Ship Canal temperature and dissolved oxygen issues
  8. WRIA 8 Project Subcommittee Funding Report for 2018 Salmon Recovery Funding Board & Puget Sound Acquisition and Restoration Grants

The full packet is also accessible.


  1. WRIA 8 Project Subcommittee Funding Recommendations, by Jason Wilkinson, WRIA 8
  2. Willowmoor Floodplain Restoration Project Update, by Kate Akyuz, King County
  3. Lake Washington Ship Canal Major Project Status and Fish Passage Improvement Update, by Jon Hofstra, US Army Corps of Engineers

Meeting Overview:

Major agenda items are: Approval of draft letters to Congressional delegation, NOAA, and Governor Inslee; updates and committee reports; decision on recommended investments in technical and programmatic priorities; decision on WRIA 8 Project Subcommittee 2018 SRFB/PSAR grant recommendations; discussion on Willowmoor Floodplain restoration project; and success story on funding for Ballard Locks repairs and status of future priority projects.

Upcoming Meetings:

Salmon Recovery Council, Thursday, November 15, 2018, 3:00 p.m. to 5:15 p.m., Mercer Island Community Center, 8236 SE 24th Street, Mercer Island.

Mailing List:

If you did not receive this packet directly but would like to for future meetings, please contact Laura West, at 206-477-7574, or by e-mail lwest@kingcounty.gov.