Natural Resources and Parks
Land preservation: Leaders celebrate Vashon-Maury Island’s most-valued open spaces
King County Executive Constantine, Councilmember McDermott and Vashon-Maury Island Land Trust celebrate the work of State Sen. Nelson to secure funding to protect the islands’ remaining critical open space and wildlife habitat.
King County wastewater treatment plants earn national environmental awards
Commitment to environmental excellence and an outstanding record of permit compliance earned King County’s wastewater treatment plants several awards from the National Association of Clean Water Agencies.
Fish and wildlife will benefit from habitat improvements along Cedar River
Habitat improvements, including creating side channel, native vegetation planting, and other work, will make a stretch of the publicly owned land along the Cedar River east of Renton a better place for fish and wildlife.