Marine Protected Areas within Puget Sound

Summary of areas for each MPA

These tables show summaries of areas for each MPA and the percentages each contributes to the total area of WDFW-managed MPAs.

Sorted by name Area Types
Intertidal Subtidal Total
MPA Name Acres Hectares Acres Hectares Acres Hectares % of all
MPAs
Admiralty Head MP None None 88.40 35.78 88.40 35.78 4.18
Argyle Lagoon MP 1.31 0.53 12.96 5.25 14.27 5.78 0.67
Brackett's Landing Shoreline Sanctuary CA 13.89 5.62 32.99 13.35 46.88 18.97 2.22
Carkeek Park MP 24.65 9.97 None None 24.65 9.97 1.17
City of Des Moines Park CA 9.21 3.73 None None 9.21 3.73 0.44
Colvos Passage MP None None 3.26 1.32 3.26 1.32 0.15
Discovery Park MP 40.98 16.58 None None 40.98 16.58 1.94
Emma Schmitz Memorial Park MP 6.34 2.56 None None 6.34 2.56 0.30
False Bay MP 225.57 91.29 94.66 38.31 320.24 129.60 15.14
Friday Harbor MP 0.70 0.28 427.21 172.89 427.91 173.17 20.23
Golden Gardens Park MP 13.87 5.61 None None 13.87 5.61 0.66
Keystone CA None None 11.40 4.62 11.40 4.62 0.54
Lincoln Park MP 10.16 4.11 None None 10.16 4.11 0.48
Octopus Hole CA None None 32.59 13.19 32.59 13.19 1.54
Orchard Rocks CA 1.95 0.79 101.72 41.16 103.67 41.95 4.90
Richey Viewpoint MP 11.58 4.68 None None 11.58 4.68 0.55
Saltar's Point Beach CA 4.48 1.81 None None 4.48 1.81 0.21
Saltwater State Park MP 4.50 1.82 6.11 2.47 10.61 4.30 0.50
Shaw Island MP None None 432.47 175.01 432.47 175.01 20.44
South 239th Street Park CA 0.20 0.08 None None 0.20 0.08 0.01
Sund Rock CA None None 71.20 28.81 71.20 28.81 3.37
Titlow Beach MP 14.78 5.98 26.87 10.87 41.65 16.86 1.97
Waketickeh CA 0.32 0.13 146.02 59.09 146.34 59.22 6.92
Yellow and Low Islands MP 1.54 0.62 185.65 75.13 187.19 75.75 8.85
Zee's Reef MP None None 55.95 22.64 55.95 22.64 2.64
Total of all MPAs 381.53 154.40 1,723.4 697.42 2,104.9 851.82 100

 

Sorted by total area Area Types
Intertidal Subtidal Total
MPA Name Acres Hectares Acres Hectares Acres Hectares % of all
MPAs
Shaw Island MP None None 432.47 175.01 432.47 175.01 20.44
Friday Harbor MP 0.70 0.28 427.21 172.89 427.91 173.17 20.23
False Bay MP 225.57 91.29 94.66 38.31 320.24 129.60 15.14
Yellow and Low Islands MP 1.54 0.62 185.65 75.13 187.19 75.75 8.85
Waketickeh CA 0.32 0.13 146.02 59.09 146.34 59.22 6.92
Orchard Rocks CA 1.95 0.79 101.72 41.16 103.67 41.95 4.90
Admiralty Head MP None None 88.40 35.78 88.40 35.78 4.18
Sund Rock CA None None 71.20 28.81 71.20 28.81 3.37
Zee's Reef MP None None 55.95 22.64 55.95 22.64 2.64
Brackett's Landing Shoreline Sanctuary CA 13.89 5.62 32.99 13.35 46.88 18.97 2.22
Titlow Beach MP 14.78 5.98 26.87 10.87 41.65 16.86 1.97
Discovery Park MP 40.98 16.58 None None 40.98 16.58 1.94
Octopus Hole CA None None 32.59 13.19 32.59 13.19 1.54
Carkeek Park MP 24.65 9.97 None None 24.65 9.97 1.17
Argyle Lagoon MP 1.31 0.53 12.96 5.25 14.27 5.78 0.67
Golden Gardens Park MP 13.87 5.61 None None 13.87 5.61 0.66
Richey Viewpoint MP 11.58 4.68 None None 11.58 4.68 0.55
Keystone CA None None 11.40 4.62 11.40 4.62 0.54
Saltwater State Park MP 4.50 1.82 6.11 2.47 10.61 4.30 0.50
Lincoln Park MP 10.16 4.11 None None 10.16 4.11 0.48
City of Des Moines Park CA 9.21 3.73 None None 9.21 3.73 0.44
Emma Schmitz Memorial Park MP 6.34 2.56 None None 6.34 2.56 0.30
Saltar's Point Beach CA 4.48 1.81 None None 4.48 1.81 0.21
Colvos Passage MP None None 3.26 1.32 3.26 1.32 0.15
South 239th Street Park CA 0.20 0.08 None None 0.20 0.08 0.01
Total of all MPAs 381.53 154.40 1,723.4 697.42 2,104.9 851.82 100