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Natural Resources Assessment
For more information,
email the Natural Resources Assessment or call toll free (877) 301-4555, #6 or (360) 725-5768.
The activities of the Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA)
Natural Resources Assessment Section (NRAS) focus on the impacts of agriculture
chemicals on Washington state's natural resources.
The goal of WSDA is to work together with the agricultural community and
regulators to protect Washington's natural wealth and the environment.
WSDA is developing analytical tools that will be used to identify,
evaluate and mitigate impacts to Washington's renewable and non-renewable
Staff includes a hydro-geologist; an environmental toxicologist;
specialists in crop and pesticide use, crop mapping and groundwater.
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