Puget Sound Shoreline, Rae A. McNally
The Puget Sound Partnership publishes regular technical reports on the health of Puget Sound called the Puget Sound Update.

The 2007 Puget Sound Update is a technical report that summarizes the condition of Puget Sound by ongoing monitoring and research activities of the Puget Sound Assessment and Monitoring Program and other sources. This is the ninth edition. Not all editions are available electronically.

Download Full Document | PDF (47 MB)
Download the Update by section:
Acknowledgements | PDF ( 500 KB)
Glossary of Terms / List of Abbreviations | PDF (500 KB)
Executive Summary | PDF (850 KB)
Chapter 1. Introduction | PDF (1.9 MB)
Chapter 2. Biological Resources | PDF (7.6 MB)
Chapter 3. Physical Environment and Habitat | PDF (6 MB)
Chapter 4. Toxic Contamination | PDF (9 MB)
Chapter 5: Nutrients and Pathogens | PDF (5.9 MB)
Appendices | PDF (3.7 MB)
     Appendix A. Threatened and Endangered Species in Puget Sound

     Appendix B. Common and Scientific Names of Species

     Appendix C. Color Figures
References | PDF (600 KB)
PSAMP member contact information | PDF (230 KB)
Recommended bibliographic citation | PDF (400 KB)
Errata Sheet
Errata to 2007 Puget Sound Update | PDF (138 KB)


Related reports on Puget Sound :

If you would like a print version of these reports, contact info@psp.wa.gov, (800) 54-SOUND, or for TDD call (800) 833-6388.

All photography published in the 2007 Puget Sound Update cannot be reproduced without the expressed written consent of the photographer.

^ Top