PUGET ECOSYSTEM ENVIR 260
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I OceanENVIR 260 Winter 2006 Study Guide Exam 2 Rural amp Urban Watersheds History of Puget Sound Watersheds Large logjams in rivers habitat effects reasons for removal effects of removal on habitat in rivers amp on surrounding lands Natural functions of wetlands Virgin river channels in lowland areas habitat value alterations reasons for them amp impacts on salmon habitat and flooding Early logging practices general impacts of logging method for transporting logs to mills amp impacts on salmon habitat impact of sawmills on salmon habitat Skokomish River alterations amp impacts on ooding Differences of ood impacts between species of salmon amp reasons 3 major rivers in the Snohornish Watershed Impacts of cattle amp farming Ways that river are being restored in the Snohomish River Watershed amp purposes Urban amp Suburban Habitat Sources of contamination in urban streams Alterations that cause urban flooding City actions to reduce urban stream flooding Types amp functions of sewage systems Problems with sewage systems amp government actions to correct them Street Edge Alternatives examples amp rationales Regulations on new construction and their purposes Issaquah Highlands design practices amp their purpose Alteration of Lake Washington amp Ship Canal amp impacts on salmon Managing the Watersheds Motivation for amp general requirements of the Growth Management Act Urban Growth Boundary definition and purpose General aspects of King County CAO regulations on rural land development streams and wetlands farms grading amp clearing Forum Results The Washington Farm Bureau recently filed a Property Fairness Initiative A similar and more detailed bill was also introduced in Olympia in mid January 2006 Together these are very similar to Measure 37 adopted in Oregon in 2004 Compose a Letter to the Editor stating your view on this initiative Be sure to address the following points a What would governments be required to do b Arguments espoused by the advocates of the initiative c Arguments espoused by the opponents of the initiative d Methods available to the county besides imposing regulations to implement habitat protection and the advantages and disadvantages of each e Your position on the initiative your justification for your position and your response to possible objections to your position Revised Februarv 12 2006
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