Open Space Conservation

Last Updated: 
May 4, 2021

Trails, parks, forests, farms and many other kinds of open space make the Puget Sound region a special place to live.

PSRC works with counties, cities, Tribes, resource agencies, nonprofit organizations, and other partners to protect and enhance open space throughout the region.

Conservation Toolkit for Protecting Farms, Forests, Open Space, and Rural Lands

Conservation Toolkit

This toolkit provides a description of open space, rural, and resource land conservation tools to support local jurisdictions and their partners. Many of the tools, particularly the planning, policy, and regulatory tools, will be helpful during comprehensive plan updates.

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