Chapter 16.40
AQUATIC ENVIRONMENT

Sections:

16.40.010    Purpose.

16.40.020    Designation criteria.

16.40.010 Purpose.

The purpose of the Aquatic Environment is to protect, restore, and manage the unique characteristics and resources of navigable areas waterward of the ordinary high water mark on the Sammamish River and Lake Washington. [Ord. 12-0334 § 3 (Exh. 1).]

16.40.020 Designation criteria.

Lake Washington and the Sammamish River below the ordinary high water mark are to be designated as Aquatic Environment. In Lake Washington, the Aquatic Environment extends to the centerline of the lake. [Ord. 12-0334 § 3 (Exh. 1).]