Equity and Human Wellbeing
Overview: Equity and Human Wellbeing
The PRWC, serving as the Puyallup White River Local Integrating Organization, cares deeply about bringing greater equity and environmental justice to The Watershed, and see the implementation of the Ecosystem Recovery Plan as a means to help ensure our goals for a more equitable community are met.
Key Pressures and Risks
There are many overlapping components of social justice issues and environmental concerns. Pressures, risks, and barriers to equity are complex. Several pressures that the Ecosystem Recovery Plan could help address are described below.
Equity and Human Wellbeing Goal
The overall goal for equity and human wellbeing is to build all peoples’ sense of their oneness with the natural world and commitment to a healthy environment for human and ecological benefit.
Puyallup-White Watershed Open Space Strategy
Health Equity Assessment
Parks, Recreation, and Open Space Plan
Equity Success in the Watershed
Cultural Ambassadors Program
Swan Creek Limpieza Team
Priority Actions for Equity and Human Wellbeing
The Ecosystem Recovery Plan includes sixteen priority actions for Equity and Human Wellbeing, including the following examples.