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Washington State Wetland Rating System for Western Washington (2004 Version, Annotated 2006)

Publication number Date Published Date Revised
04-06-025August 2004August 2006
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Wetland Rating Form for Western Washington (October 2008)
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Author(s) Thomas Hruby
Description This rating system was designed to differentiate between wetlands in western Washington based on their sensitivity to disturbance, their significance, their rarity, our ability to replace them, and the functions they provide. The rating system, however, does not replace a full assessment of wetland functions that may be necessary to plan and monitor a project of compensatory mitigation.
NOTES: For the most current versions of the wetland rating system for western and eastern Washington see the Web Page link below.
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