Huxley College of the Environment
Department or Program Affiliation
Department of Environmental Studies
Whatcom County is concerned with the current poor conditions of its adult correctional facilities and has proposed to construct a new facility. The new facility is proposed to hold up to 2,450 beds by 2050. For operational purposes, a horizontally designed facility is preferred.
Environmental Impact Assessment
Subject – LCSH (for OAI)
Correctional institutions--Environmental aspects--Washington (State)--Bellingham; Prisons--Environmental aspects--Washington (State)--Bellingham; Environmental impact analysis--Washington (State)--Bellingham
Environmental impact statement
Western Washington University
Melious, Jean O.
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Date Permissions signed
Biehl, Mark; Harper, Hans; He, Bowei; Hendryx, Sean; Launders, Danielle; Lennartz, Nicholas; and Schwab, Kayleigh, "Whatcom County Adult Correction Facilities Environmental Impact Statement" (2010). Huxley College Graduate and Undergraduate Publications. 5.