Meetings & Events

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


April 2019 Project Development Meeting

The Whatcom MRC Project Development Subcommittee works to brainstorm, develop, and prioritize projects the MRC leads to protect and restore marine resources.  The subcommittee works to secure additional funding for projects when needed.  Example projects include outreach to landowners, nearshore restoration, or scientific surveys. 

Civic Annex Building, First Floor Conference Room
9:30 - 3:30
The Truth About Plastics

Join the Mt. Baker Group of the Sierra Club and Zero Waste Washington for "The Truth About Plastics," a fun and educational plastics forum at Whatcom Community College in Bellingham.

Whatcom Community College
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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


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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