FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WHAT: Ceremony to honor “Puget Sound Champions” in the Snohomish and Stillaguamish watersheds.
WHY: These individuals and organizations are being recognized for their exceptional work protecting and restoring habitat, cleaning up polluted water, and engaging the community in implementing the Action Agenda – the Partnership’s regional plan to clean up Puget Sound.
WHEN: Monday, Jan. 7, 12:10 to 12:50 p.m.
WHERE: Snohomish County Campus, Drewel Building, Rockefeller Ave., Everett
WHO: Presenter: Steve Sakuma, Puget Sound Partnership Leadership Council
About the Champion awards
Puget Sound Champion awards are presented by the Leadership Council to honor partner contributions to the Puget Sound ecosystem recovery effort. To learn about other Puget Sound Champions, go to www.psp.wa.gov/champions.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.