Forum on Monitoring Salmon Recovery and Watershed Health


Monitoring Forum Meeting
September 11, 2007


Natural Resources Building  Ÿ  1111 Washington Street, Olympia

Room 175 A&B





Estimated Time



9:00 a.m.

Monitoring Forum convenes

  • Introductions
  • Letters of invitation to the FORUM
  • Thank you letter to Patty Dickason
  • Approval of June minutes


Bill Ruckelshaus &

Dr. Jeff Koenings, Forum Co-Chairs


9:15 a.m.


 Supplemental Budget Recommendations



9:40 a.m.

Aquatic and Riparian Effectiveness Monitoring Program (AREMP)


Steve Lanigan

US Forest Service

10:20 a.m.




10:30 a.m.

Progress Report on Water Quality Consortium and Data Sharing and Reporting


Ken Dzinbal,

Department of Ecology

10:45 a.m.

City of Bellevue’s Request to join the FORUM

City of Bellevue


11:00 a.m.

Forum Subcommittee Report on Implementation Monitoring Data Sharing and Reporting


Carol Smith

Conservation Commission

11:30 a.m.

Puget Sound Partnership Update


Ron Shultz

Puget Sound Partnership

12:00 p.m.



NRB Cafeteria

1:00 p.m.

Progress Report  on Juvenile Migrant and Adult Spawner Enumeration Data Sharing and Reporting


Greg Volkhardt, Erik Neatherlin, WDFW

2:00 p.m.

SWIMTAC Report to the FORUM


Joy Paulus, RCO

2:30 p.m.

Draft 2008 Meeting Schedule and Agenda



3:00 p.m.





Upcoming Forum Meetings:

December 6, 2007 – NRB Room #172, Olympia