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Welcome to Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife’s Puget Sound Nearshore Projects site. This site reflects the efforts made by many groups contributing to the recovery of Puget Sound’s nearshore habitat through restoration and protection actions. The projects are clustered by three sources in the nearshore geographic region, 1) Puget Sound Nearshore Ecosystem Restoration Project, 2) Estuary and Salmon Restoration Program, and 3) Nearshore Salmon Projects. A full list of the projects and a description of each source is available on the left side of this page under “Projects.” To view a spatial distribution of the projects, click on the map below.
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Beaconsfield Feeder Bluff (PSNERP)
: Expired on 1/1/2012
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The Beaconsfield bluff site in Normandy Park consists of a largely undeveloped sand and pebble beach that is backed by a high bluff. Several narrow residential parcels extend from the beach up to the lower portion of the steep bluff and one single-family residence is located at the top of the bluff. This group of narrow parcels extends along 1,000 feet of shoreline, and approximately 80 percent of the parcels contain shoreline armor. The armoring disrupts sediment movement needed to...