As the port expands, it will inevitably increase its carbon footprint. It will be the commission's job to mitigate the environmental effects of a growing airport and seaport. Neighbors surrounding SeaTac are increasingly affected by noise and air pollution. With the new Northwest Seaport Alliance, we will see exponential increase in marine traffic which will severely impact marine wildlife as well as residents along the Puget Sound.
- Lowering greenhouse gas emissions
- Incentivizing the transition towards biofuels