Lowland Watersheds

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Lowland Watershed

Lowland watersheds drain the rain on the glacial plateau to floodplains or Puget Sound

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Lowland watersheds are located within the rain-fed glacial plateau surrounding the Salish Sea. Their streams flow into floodplains or into embayments along shorelines. They are different that headwaters in that precipitation falls as rain, and topography is defined by our glacial history, with many wetlands.

Lowland Watershed Topics

The following topics are related to lowland watersheds:


Lowland Watershed Sites and Places

The following pages describe lowland watershed sites:


Lowland Watershed Efforts

The following efforts are being implemented by workgroups in lowland watersheds:


Lowland Watershed Documents

The following pages cite documents about lowland watersheds:


The following lowland watershed documents are uploaded to this wiki: