Metro Parks strives to be an ethical and responsible steward of Tacoma's financial, physical, natural, environmental, historical and cultural park resources. Through sound management and best practices, Metro Parks will create a legacy for future generations.
The annual economic value of the multitude of community benefits our parks provide.
- View Phase II Economic Impact Study
- View Phase II Executive Summary
- View Phase I Economic Impact Study
- View Phase I Summary
BioBlitzes are targeted biological surveys - a 24-hour "blitz" in which all living things are counted - birds, mammals, fish, plants and insects to name a few.
Ocean Friendly Restaurants
The Ocean Friendly Restaurants program is a way for restaurant owners to learn about and commit to ocean-friendly actions in their business.