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{{Infobox body of water | name = Salish Sea | native_name = | native_name_lang = | other_name = French: Mer des Salish

| image = PNW-straits.jpg | alt = | caption = The Salish Sea, showing the open Pacific Ocean at lower left, and from there, heading inland: the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the narrow Puget Sound at lower right, and the wide Strait of Georgia at upper center. Sediment from the Fraser River is visible as a greenish plume in the Strait of Georgia. | image_bathymetry = | alt_bathymetry = | caption_bathymetry =

| location = British Columbia and Washington | group = | coordinates = 48°56′12″N 123°03′40″W / 48.93667°N 123.06111°W / 48.93667; -123.06111Coordinates: 48°56′12″N 123°03′40″W / 48.93667°N 123.06111°W / 48.93667; -123.06111 | type = | etymology = | part_of = | inflow = | rivers = Fraser, Nisqually, Nooksack, Puyallup, Skagit, Snohomish and Squamish Rivers | outflow = | oceans = Pacific Ocean | catchment = 110,000 km2 (42,000 sq mi) | basin_countries = Canada and United States | agency = | designation = | length = | width = | area = 18,000 km2 (6,900 sq mi) | depth = 130 m (430 ft)

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