Meetings & Events

All MRC meetings are open the public. Active participation is encouraged.

June

Boulevard Park Intertidal Monitoring Training and Survey

The Whatcom MRC will partner with RE Sources for Sustainable Communities to conduct intertidal monitoring (year 6 post-shoreline enhancement) at Boulevard Park. Staff will provide training to citizen volunteers and will assist with four surveys along the shoreline.

Boulevard Park, Bellingham More Info
5:00pm-7:00pm
June MRC Meeting

General MRC advisory committee meeting. Meetings are held on the 1st Thursday of the month at the at the Whatcom County Garden Level Conference Room of the Civic Center Annex at 322 N. Commercial Street, Bellingham unless otherwise noted. The public is always welcome.

Civic Annex Building, Garden Level Conference Room
5:00pm-6:00pm
*Speaker Series Event* - Forage Fish of the Salish Sea

Join the MRC to learn from our regional expert, Dr. Todd Sandell, about the small but vitally important forage fish of the Salish Sea.  The latest news on Cherry Point Herring and their recovery challenges, overall research needs, and potential effects of climate change including the increase in jellyfish will all be discussed.

Civic Annex Building, Garden Level Conference Room More Info
9:00am-1:00pm
What's the Point 2019

Come explore the beach at low tide at this FREE family friendly learning event sponsored by the Whatcom Land Trust and Cherry Point Aquatic Reserve Citizen Stewardship Committee.  

Point Whitehorn Marine Reserve - end of Koehn Road near Birch Bay.
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August

9:00am - Noon
*Speaker Series Event* Lummi Island Rainwater Catchment Systems

Join an informative discussion how how rainwater catchment systems work, how much they cost, and whether they are legal?

Grange Hall, N. Nugent Road, Lummi Island
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