Puget Sound salmon are in trouble. Let’s meet the salmon, take a look at how water flows over land, and explore what you can do to help.
As salmon return to the waters of Puget Sound and our streams and rivers, they are affected by what happens on the land all around them, the watershed. A watershed is an area of land where all the water drains in to the same place, like a lake, river or Puget Sound.
Every drop of water in the watershed– whether it is from your shower, lawn sprinkler, or car wash – finds its way to Puget Sound. This is why Puget Sound Starts Here, with you, and why we all have a responsibility to keep Puget Sound clean.
Find out what you can do to help keep Puget Sound clean.
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