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Water and Land Resources Division

King County, Washington

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King County's SkiFYI: A digest of current natural science issues in King County

SciFYI Newsletter

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The section’s intent and purpose is to promote the use and understanding of our scientific data and information and to educate and share knowledge on the “value and benefits” of Environmental Sciences.

All articles are based on activities that are currently in the Science and Technical Support Section’s work program.  Please see individually downloadable articles below in Adobe Acrobat (PDF) format.  Older archived newsletters.

Kokanee in Lake Sammamish What's happening with kokanee in Lake Sammamish (3.2 Mb) by Hans Berge and Daniel Lantz.
Vashon-Maury Island Map

What rains on Vashon doesn't always stay on Vashon! (1 Mb) by Sevin Bilir and Eric Ferguson.

 Swimming beach monitoring Swimming Beach Monitoring Program (918 Kb) by Debra Bouchard.
 New Zealand mudsnail Preventing further spread of New Zealand mudsnails (590 Kb) by Jo Wilhelm and Sally Abella.
 Dr. Ray Timm A Science SHOUT OUT for Dr. Ray Timm! (516 Kb)
 Hydrilla Hydrilla eradication in King County (1 Mb) by Beth leDoux and Sally Abella.

Download the full November 2013 SciFYI newsletter in its publication format, printed on 8.5 x 11 inch pages. (8.3 Mb).

 

For more information about the SciFYI Newsletter, please contact Larry Jones, Senior Water Quality Planner, WLRD Science, Monitoring and Data Management.