More and more of us are living in cities! As our planet, state and region become more urban, wildlife, water and other natural resources are at risk. One of the biggest threats to Puget Sound is stormwater runoff. Stormwater runoff is the biggest source of pollution to Puget Sound, affecting aquatic life and public health. Here’s why our iconic rainfall is an issue, and what we can do to help protect Puget Sound.
To take on an issue so large as stormwater pollution in Puget Sound and reimagine a future with healthy, thriving communities, we need to be sure we are working smarter, not harder.
For green infrastructure projects to effectively uplift communities, they need to be driven by those communities.