Post Point Herons under threat again / Cascadia Weekly, LTE

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May 29, 2019. Letter to the Editor Michael Botwin

There is an extended letter to the editor in this week’s Cascadia Weekly about where things are at with the City of Bellingham granting a Critical Areas permit for building two houses in the important Post Point nesting and foraging area for the Great Blue Heron.

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Greenways may reverse heron colony buffer purchase this evening / NorthwestCitizen, John Servais

Agenda for June 2 Greenways Advisory Committee

 

Thu, Jun 02, 2016, 3:00 pm  John Servais

This evening, Tuesday, June 2, at 7 pm, the Greenways Advisory Committee will meet at the Bellingham Municipal Court Building.  On the agenda is basically one item – an executive session and followup public vote on a land acquistion issue.  Continue reading

We need to protect our Great Blue Heron colony / NorthwestCitizen, John Servais

A Great Blue Heron on its way back to the colony in south Bellingham. It is building or improving its nest in preparation for laying eggs in early spring. Our thanks to Alan Fritzberg for use of his photos.

 

Tue, May 31, 2016, 9:51 pm  John Servais

The Greenways Advisory Committee voted unanimously in early May to provide partial funding from their available free funds to purchase the platted but unbuilt house sites bordering the Great Blue Heron colony in south Bellingham.

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