Shoreline Stewardship

Do you have a shoreline property and are interested in receiving technical assistance? 

The San Juan Islands Conservation District provides complimentary site visits and outreach

to shoreline property owners in San Juan County.

 

Call us if you would like to schedule a visit: 360-376-6621, or email our Shoreline Stewardship Manager at

 

Check out this Video created by Shore Friendly Kitsap with Transect Films.

 

Find out more about navigating the shoreline permitting process here:

http://www.sanjuanco.com/1178/Developing-shoreline-property

 

For information resources about shoreline stewardship, please see the following links:

PUGET SOUND SHORELINE STEWARDSHIP GUIDEBOOK                            http://www.ecy.wa.gov/programs/sea/pugetsound/shoreline_guidebook06.pdf

 

SLOPE STABILIZATION AND EROSION CONTROL USING VEGETATION                                 https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/documents/9330.pdf

 

Vegetation Management: A Guide for Puget Sound Bluff Property Owners                        https://fortress.wa.gov/ecy/publications/documents/9331.pdf

 

Beaches and Bluffs of Puget Sound by Jim Johannessen and Andrea MacLennan                http://www.pugetsoundnearshore.org/technical_papers/beaches_bluffs.pdf

 

Washington Dept. of Fish & Wildlife Publications                                                                  http://wdfw.wa.gov/publications/01583/

 

Your Marine Waterfront: A guide to protecting your property while promoting healthy shorelines                                                 http://wdfw.wa.gov/publications/01791/