Skagit County Water Quality Monitoring Program
County Monitoring Program, established by County Resolution
R20030210 (later replaced by Resolution
R20040211), is designed to determine water quality conditions and
trends in agricultural-area streams in Skagit County. The program is
an extension of the Skagit County Baseline Monitoring Project, conducted
from July 2001 through September 2003. Data collected by the Monitoring
Program will be used to assess the effectiveness of County Ordinance
O20030020, Critical Areas Regulation for Ongoing Agriculture. The study
began in October 2003 and is being conducted by Skagit County Public
Works Surface Water Management through September 2009.
Water Quality Monitoring Plan
The Skagit County Monitoring Program (Program) is an extension of the Skagit County Baseline Monitoring Plan begun in 2001 and is intended to determine conditions and trends in water quality in watercourses in Skagit Countys agricultural areas.
Bay Watershed Water Quality Monitoring Project Final Report
The Samish Bay Watershed Water Quality Monitoring Project was initiated to try to determine sources of shellfish contamination in Samish Bay, Skagit County, Washington. In 1988, under guidance from the 'Nonpoint Rule' WAC 400-12, the Samish Watershed was given third priority ranking for controlling non-point pollution in Skagit County.
BaseLine Monitoring Project (River and Stream Data)
For more information regarding Water Quality, please contact Rick Haley, Water Quality Analyst, at 360-416-1400