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  1. Flooding at Odlin Park on 11.15.21 - photo by Krista Davis

    Prepare Your Property for the Next Big Rain Event

    The massive rain event last week caused a wide range of impacts in the county and caught many islanders off-guard. Learn how the County is working to address impacts, and read tips to prepare your property for winter storms. Read on...
  2. IMG MGreen Oil Spill Prevention

    San Juan County Employee Recognized by the Oil Spill Task Force

    The Pacific States/British Columbia Oil Spill Task Force is honoring Marta Green with a 2021 Legacy Award for her committed leadership in developing and advancing the San Juan Islands’ Oil Spill Prevention Strategy. Read on...
  3. Killer Whales NOAA Fisheries West Coast licensed under CC BY-ND 2.0 Image obtained under NMFS permit

    Seasonal Changes Bring Extra Challenges to Resident Killer Whales

    As summer Chinook salmon runs wane in the Salish Sea, Southern Resident Killer Whales typically begin to travel further south in Puget Sound in search of prey, where they face compounding challenges. Read on...
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