Lean Study

In 2018, the Washington State Legislature directed the Salmon Recovery Funding Board to conduct a Lean study to improve the project development and prioritization process used by the Salmon Recovery Funding Board. Below are the documents developed during that process.

What is Lean?

Lean is an approach that analyzes the flow of products and services across organizations to identify improvements that will deliver better results to customers, with existing or fewer resources. In the Lean philosophy, the agency focuses on providing greater customer satisfaction while eliminating waste.


State of Salmon in Watersheds

Web site

State of Salmon Library

Older versions of this report also are available by e-mailing RCO.


Statewide Strategy to Recover Salmon


Regional Funding Needs


Communications Plans

Governor’s Salmon Recovery Office


Legislative Reports


Other