Measure PS-SP51 Metadata


Most Recent Measure Description:
ACS Code:PS-SP51
PERS Code:ps3
Measure Key Words:Restore acres of Puget Sound estuarine wetlands
Measure Language:Restore acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands. (cumulative starting in FY 06)
Goal, Objective and Subobjective:2.2.8: Restore and Protect the Puget Sound Basin
Measure Type:Target
ACS Shareholder:Region 10
Comments:New measures starting in FY 08. Baseline is the end-of-year data for FY 07.


Type of Measure *Yes/NoFY09FY10FY11FY12
NPGYes5,7006,50010,80013,863
Budget (target)Yes5,7006,5007,25013,863
Strategic PlanNo   n/a
KPINo   n/a
ARRANo   n/a
StateGrantNon/an/an/an/a
* Note: The figures for all budget measures are targets. The figures for all the other types of measures are commitments established during the development of the National Water Program Guidance.


Office Information:
Office Lead:Region 10
Contact:Michael Rylko, EPA Region 10, Office of Ecosystems, Tribal, and Public Affairs: rylko.michael@epa.gov | (206) 553-4014


Most Recent Measure Definition (From FY2010 or FY2010, if available):
Terms and Phrases:Protect refers to preserving areas through acquisition, conservation easements, deed restrictions, etc. Restore refers to the return of habitat to a close approximation of its prior condition.
Methodology for Computation of Results:Acres are based on monitoring and status determinations made by the Puget Sound Performance Partnership. EPA conducts a Quality Assurance/Quality Control (QA/QC) of the data to ensure its accuracy before entering it into the National Estuary On-line Reporting Tool (NEPORT) database. Results may include acres affected by National Estuary Program or Wetlands Program grants. Acres reported under this measure are a subset of those reportable under Strategic Plan Sub-objective 4.3.2.,which encompasses all 28 estuaries in the National Estuary Program.
Units:Acres
Universe:A total of approximately 45,000 acres of intertidal and near shore habitat were identified by state, tribal, and local groups as potential restoration sites in the 2006 Puget Sound Near Shore Restoration Site Inventory Database.
Baseline:4,152 acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands (FY 2007)


Most Recent Regional Measure Results Trend Data (From FY2010 End of Year Report, if available):
Measure Results Trend DataPS-SP51.xls


Most Recent National Results Trend Data Chart (From FY2010 End of Year Report, if available):
Measure Results Trend Data Chart 


ACS Measure History:
Fiscal YearACS CodeMeasure Description
2012SP-51Restore acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands. (cumulative starting in FY 06)
2011SP-51Restore acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands. (cumulative starting in FY 2006)
2010SP-51Protect and restore acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands. (cumulative starting in FY 06)
2009SP-51Restore acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands. (cumulative starting in FY 2006)
2008SP-51Restore acres of tidally- and seasonally-influenced estuarine wetlands. (cumulative starting in FY 07)


Decision History: Click for measure decision details


Most Recent Data Sources and Data Quality and Limitations (From FY2011 or FY2010 V & V, if available):PS-SP51.docx




External Links:
Congressional Justification
2010 EOY Report


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