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Shoreline Master Program (SMP) Update

This update incorporates information from the 1992 SMP and proposes new policies and regulations intended to achieve the goals of the Shoreline Management Act (RCW 90.58) and the community’s vision for shoreline management.  

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Clallam County SMP Update Draft November 2012 Document & Shoreline Environmental Designation (SED) Maps

Below is the November 2012 Draft of the Clallam County Shoreline Master Program (SMP) and the November 2012 Draft Shoreline Environmental Designation Maps. The format and organization of this draft differ from the Feb. 2012 update of the SMP, but the content is similar overall. This draft incorporates changes suggested and recommended by the shoreline advisory committee and the public on the February 2012 Preliminary Working Draft.

Clallam County November 2012 Draft SMP Update:


Summary of November 2012 Changes to the Clallam County SMP Final Draft (702 KB) 9 pgs.


Entire Nov. 2012 Draft SMP Update Document (4.67 MB) 230 pgs.


Clallam County draft SMP separated by chapter:

Exhibit A - Draft Shoreline Environmental Designation (SED) Maps:

Exhibit B - Shoreline Checklist & Statement of Exemption for Ensuring Consistency with SMP Policies and Regulations and No Net Loss Policy:

Exhibit A: Information Summary (208 KB)

Exhibit B: Shoreline Checklist & Statement of Exemption Form (315 KB)


The SED Maps have been updated (February 2013).
Map files are larger due to OrthoPhotos and may take a bit longer to download.


2013 Click on the Map below for Hyperlinked Map Index:


Clallam County draft 2013 SED Maps Individually Linked below:

Map Index (1.20 MB)

Entire Map Collection (24 MB)

01. Miller Peninsula (1.4 MB)

02. Sequim Bay Vicinity (1.3 MB)

03. Dungeness Bay Vicinity (907 KB)

04. Lower Dungeness River Vicinity (1.76 MB)

05. Mid-Dungeness River Vicinity (1.75 MB)

06. Upper-Dungeness River and Gray Wolf River Vicinity (1.27 MB)

07. Dungeness Bluffs &  McDonald Creek Vicinity (1.43 MB)

08. Upper McDonald Creek Vicinity (1.32 MB)

09. Lower Morse Creek Vicinity (1.71 MB)

10. Upper Morse Creek Vicinity (1.42 MB)

11. Elwha River & Freshwater Bay Vicinity (1.3 MB)

12. Upper Elwha River Vicinity (1.48 MB)

13. Lake Sutherland Vicinity (1.64 MB)

14. Crescent Bay & Salt Creek Vicinity (1.39 MB)

15. Whiskey Creek & Crescent Bay Vicinity (1.48 MB)

16. Lyre River & Low Point Vicinity (1.25 MB)

17. Deep Creek, East and West Twin Rivers Vicinity (1.25 MB)

18. Clallam Bay & Clallam River Vicinity (1.3 MB)

19. Upper Clallam River Watershed and Pysht River Vicinity (1.46 MB)

20. Sekiu River Vicinity (1.1 MB)

21. Bullman Beach Vicinity (984 KB)

22. Upper Sekiu River Vicinity (1.34 MB)

23. Greater Hoko/Ozette Watershed Vicinity (1.85 MB)

24. Greater Dickey River Watershed and Quillayute River Vicinity (2 MB)

25. Quillayute River to Mouth Vicinity (1.6 MB)

26. Lower Sol Duc River and Bogachiel River Vicinity (1.3 MB)

27. Upper Bogachiel River Vicinity (1.6 MB)

28. Forks and Calawah Vicinity(1.55 MB)

29. Mid-Sol Duc River Vicinity (1.45 MB)

30. Lake Pleasant Vicinity (1.66 MB)

31. Beaver Lake and Beaver Creek Vicinity (1.54 MB)

32. Upper Sol Duc River Vicinity (1.75 MB)

33. Greater Sol Duc River Watershed Vicinity (2.16 MB)


Content Updated March 6, 2013.

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