Puget Sound Recovery National Program Office
On December 23, 2022, a new amendment to the Clean Water Act established the Puget Sound Recovery National Program Office to coordinate Puget Sound restoration and protection activities across EPA, and to coordinate and manage the Puget Sound Federal Leadership Task Force.
A Roadmap to Health
EPA helps fund the Puget Sound Partnership's Action Agenda for protecting and restoring Puget Sound. Read the Partnership's Action Agenda
How Healthy is the Salish Sea?
EPA and Environment and Climate Change Canada are studying the health of our shared ecosystem. Find out what we're learning in the Health of the Salish Sea Ecosystem Report.
Puget Sound in northwest Washington is the second largest estuary in the U.S. Learn more about what EPA and our partners are doing to protect it.
EPA receives money from Congress to help protect and restore Puget Sound.
National Estuary Program
Puget Sound is designated as one of 28 estuaries of national significance.
To learn more about projects supported by EPA's National Estuary Program, explore the Puget Sound Partnership's NEP Atlas.