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MEDIA CONTACT
Alicia Lawver
(360) 464-2011
alicia.lawver@psp.wa.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
12-06-2012

MEDIA ADVISORY

Science Policy Workshop will include adaptive management, work plan, Action Agenda


The Puget Sound Partnership’s Science Panel will meet Tuesday, Dec. 11, and Wednesday, Dec. 12, at Edmonds City Hall, 3rd floor Brackett Room, 121 Fifth Ave. N., Edmonds.
 
Day 1: Regular Science Panel meeting
Tuesday, Dec. 11, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Meeting topic highlights include:

  • Peer review of Biennial Science Work Plan update
  • Biennial Science Work Plan priority science actions review
  • Timing and science engagement for Action Agenda updates
  • Lead Organization updates on Action Agenda work plans

 
Day 2: Science Policy Workshop
Wednesday, Dec. 12, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Discussion topics include:

  • Meshing science and policy processes to the Action Agenda
  • Plans for updating the ecosystem indicators
  • Options for supporting and integrating monitoring into ecosystem recovery

 
The meeting is open to the public and all are welcome to address questions or comments about the regional effort to restore and protect Puget Sound.
 
The full agenda, meeting materials and directions are available at: http://www.psp.wa.gov/SP_meetings.php.
 
About the Partnership
The Puget Sound Partnership is the organization leading the recovery of Puget Sound. The Partnership is a state agency that coordinates the efforts of citizens, governments, tribes, scientists and businesses to set priorities, implement a regional recovery plan and ensure accountability for results. For more information, go to www.psp.wa.gov.

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MEDIA CONTACT: Alicia Lawver, Public Information Officer, (360) 464-2011, alicia.lawver@psp.wa.gov

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