Science Review topics

The Puget Sound Science Review covers six broad topics related to Puget Sound science:

Ecosystem-based management

historical and current policy related to protection of the Puget Sound ecosystem; ecosystem indicators


information on the status and health of species of the Puget Sound region


marine, freshwater, sediment, pollution, stormwater

Physical environment

geology, bathymetry, cartography, meteorology, physical oceanography and hydrology


climate change and population growth, shoreline armoring, eutrophication, water pollution

Social and economic sciences (chapter forthcoming)

quality of life index, fisheries, culture, history