Habitat Restoration Websites
Salmon and Trout
Salmon in Whatcom County - Information about the life
cycle and distribution of salmon and trout in Whatcom County
StreamNet - Data and maps in support of the region's
Fish and Wildlife Program and other efforts to manage and restore
the region's aquatic resources.
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife -
Information about Salmon habitat
How to Identify Salmon/Steelhead
Your Impact on Salmon/Fish - A Self-Assessment-
How do your personal actions, at home, at work or anywhere in your
community, affect salmon and your quality of life? This assessment
is provided by the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife.
SalmonScape - Interactive mapping application
from the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife includes salmon
distribution, status, and habitats.
Endangered Species Act
Native Plants and Invasive Species
Washington Department of Ecology - Information on
Ecology’s Water Quality program
Clean Water Act 303(d) List - Washington State's
Water Quality Assessment lists the water quality status for a particular
location in one of 5 categories recommended by EPA. Links to TMDLs
including Whatcom Creek and lake Whatcom
Environmental Protection Agency water quality monitoring - Our
nation's waters are monitored by state, federal, and local agencies,
universities, dischargers, and volunteers. Water quality data are used
to characterize waters, identify trends over time, identify emerging
problems, determine whether pollution control programs are working, help
direct pollution control efforts to where they are most needed, and
respond to emergencies such as floods and spills.