What’s Riddled With More Holes Than Cheese? / Facebook post, Whatcom Hawk, Wendy Harris

16.16.720 cao

Excerpt from Whatcom County, WWC 16.16 Critical Areas Regulations, Draft Adopted by Whatcom County Planning Commission 06-09-2016.  Click on graphic to access document.

June 13 at 5:38am  June 13, 2016  Wendy Harris

What’s Riddled With More Holes Than Cheese?

All the exemptions, exceptions, conditional and allowed activities inside critical area habitat conservation areas (The CAO [Critical Areas Ordinance]).

You may not realize all the activities that are allowed when we are protecting biodiversity because they are found in two locations, the specific Article provisions for that type of critical area, and in Article 2, which applies generally to all critical areas. Continue reading

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