WRIA 8 Salmon Recovery Council Documents

Meeting Announcement:

Thursday, March 21, 2019
2:00-4:15 PM Meeting

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

Mercer Island Community Center
Parking is FREE.

Packet Contents:

  1. Agenda
  2. Meeting notes from January 17, 2019 Salmon Recovery Council meeting
  3. March 2019 Update and Committee Report
  4. Letter to Snohomish County re: withdrawal from WRIA 8 ILA
  5. Proposed Scope of Work for Lake Washington Ship Canal Temperature and Dissolved Oxygen Issues
  6. Comments on Proposed Recovery Plan for Puget Sound Steelhead
  7. WRIA 8 State 2019 Legislative Priorities
  8. WRIA 8 Federal 2019 Legislative Priorities
  9. March 2019 Status Update on WRIA 8 Legislative Priorities
  10. Governor's Southern Resident Orca Task Force Recommendations - FAQ on Prey
  11. NOAA Fisheries Fact Sheet on Southern Resident Killer Whales and West Coast Chinook Salmon

The full packet is also accessible.

Not included in packet, but discussion item at meeting: 2018 WRIA 8 Client Survey


  1. Governor's Southern Resident Orca Task Force Overview, Mindy Roberts, Washington Environmental Council and Orca Task Force Member
  2. Zackuse Creek Fish Passage and Stream Restoration Project, Tawni Dalziel, City of Sammamish

Meeting Overview:

Major agenda items are: updates and announcements; information on partner survey of WRIA 8 service provider staff team; discussion on 2019 legislative priorities and outreach; information on status of Southern Resident Orca Task Force recommendations and next phase of work; and success story on Zackuse Creek fish passage and stream restoration.

Upcoming Meetings:

Salmon Recovery Council, Thursday, May 16, 2019, 2:00 p.m. to 4:15 p.m., Department of Ecology, Northwest Regional Office, Puget Sound Room 1ABC, 3190 160th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA.

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.