Ecology is Washington’s environmental protection agency.
- Protect and restore land, air, and water
- Prevent pollution
- Promote healthy communities and natural resources
- Deliver efficient and effective services
To achieve these goals, we engage in strategic planning under the direction and guidance of the Legislature and Governor's office. Our planning processes take a broad and holistic approach that focuses not only on what we do, but how we do it.
Our approach is both aspirational and practical. Read on to learn about our mission, vision, foundational principles, strategic priorities, and tactical objectives.