Olympic Peninsula Conservation Programs

Shore Friendly Kitsap

Program level:


Land use:

Agriculture, Forest


Kitsap County

Benefits provided: 

Free technical assistance

Water-focused program: 


Technical support and resources for bulkhead removal.



Bulkheads in the county may be unnecessary and costly to maintain. Through bulkhead removal and soft shore stabilization:
- Enhance the natural beauty of your property
- Protect your investment in a sustainable way
- Increase safe access to your beach
- Create a healthier ecosystem



Financial benefit: 


Contact information

Contact person: 



Kitsap County

Phone number: 



Information last updated on November 1, 2021.

Planning Importance

Developing a forest, agricultural, or conservation plan helps identify and prioritize objectives for landowners. These objectives can determine what type programs to search for. Supporting organizations in your area often provide free consultation and planning.

Landscape Characteristics

See how your land fits into the broader context of conservation, ecosystem services, and working lands values across the landscape through our interactive mapper tool. It could help you determine which program is right for you!

Contact Us

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