Huxley College of the Environment
Department or Program Affiliation
Department of Environmental Studies
Project turning over management of over 8,800 acres of land in or around the Lake Whatcom watershed to Whatcom County under a reconveyance process outlined in RCW 79.22.300. This land has been managed by the state WDNR and has been leased to private companies for commercial forestry practices with financial benefit to trusts in this area, under the new plan the proposed action the land would be turned into a county run park with an emphasis on forest conservation with low impact recreation opportunities.
Environmental Impact Assessment
Subject – LCSH (for OAI)
Land titles--Registration and transfer--Environmental aspects--Washington (State)--Whatcom, Lake; Watershed; Public lands--Environmental aspects--Washington (State)--Whatcom, Lake; Watershed; Parks--Recreational use--Environmental aspects--Washington (State)--Whatcom, Lake; Watershed; Environmental impact analysis--Washington (State)--Whatcom, Lake; Watershed
Whatcom, Lake; Watershed (Wash.)
Environmental impact statement
Western Washington University
Bodensteiner, Leo R.,
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Wikstrom, Chantal; Gilgore, Courtney; Kwiatkowski, Dominika; Juen, Lindsey; and Crozier, Noah, "Lake Whatcom land reconveyance: environmental impact assessment" (2013). Huxley College Graduate and Undergraduate Publications. 31.