Seeking New MRC Members!

In January 2020, the MRC will have openings for the following volunteer advisory positions:

  • Economic x 2
  • Citizen - At - Large
  • Recreational
  • Scientific¬†

The MRC, guided by sound science and the needs of the Northwest Straits marine ecosystem, and consideration for the citizens of Whatcom County, addresses local marine issues and sponsor projects that reflect local priorities.

Applicants should have demonstrated interest, experience and/or affiliations with marine and shoreline-related activities, organizations or businesses.  Of particular interest are: familiarity with water quality issues, communication skills, maritime trades or marine-related businesses, restoration/conservation experience or education focus.

Members meet monthly on the first Thursday of the month and serve four year terms. Executive-appointed. Positions open until filled.

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Interested in citizen science? Registration for the North Sound Stewards volunteer program is open until January 12.