News Flash

Posted on: August 24, 2021

Boaters Play Critical Role in Protecting Endangered Whales

J Pod by Katie Jones

Labor Day weekend is approaching, the last hurrah for many summer boaters before buckling down for the fall. As scores of vessels take to local waterways over the holiday, it’s an important time to stay vigilant and keep safe on the water. San Juan County...

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Environmental Stewardship
Posted on: June 25, 2021

Let Your Flag Fly! Use the Whale Warning Flag to Protect Both Whales and Boaters

Whale Warning Flag by Jeanne Hyde

Across the region, homes and businesses will soon be displaying the Stars and Stripes to herald the Fourth of July holiday. Meanwhile, on the waters of the Salish Sea, another flag can be spotted - the whale warning flag. The Fourth of July holiday weeken...

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Environmental Stewardship