The 2015 Puget Sound Fact Book brings together statistics and other information about the health and makeup of the Puget Sound ecosystem. Areas of focus include climate change, geography, water quality, habitats, human dimensions and regional species.
View selected papers and reports related to Puget Sound science. The list is generated monthly through alerts by Google Scholar, and we welcome additional suggestions.
Peruse major, recurring publications and event proceedings related to Puget Sound science. If you want to understand the issues that were relevant for a given time period, these are key documents to read.
From orcas to starfish to humans, disease affects every living creature in the ecosystem. Scientists are increasingly alarmed by its potential to devastate already compromised populations of species in Puget Sound.
Maps and GIS: NOAA's ERMA mapping system has been updated to include time-enabled layers and increased data sharing. Find links through EoPS. Blog post.
Event: Radiolab host Robert Krulwich interviewed our Director and other Puget Sound area panelists in January. Blog post.
How do we define the Puget Sound watershed? We explain the thinking behind the region's formal geographic boundaries.