Landowner Spotlight: Larissa & Jonathan Ullberg

Larissa, Jonathan, & Demrie Ullberg

Larissa and Jonathan Ullberg moved to their current farm with big dreams. They wanted property and enough space for their kids to play, to grow their own food, and to be able to raise horses too. However, making their dreams a reality was initially very daunting and overwhelming before they reached out to Whatcom CD for help.

This page was last modified on 09/16/21 - 09:41

Watershed Watcher Volunteer Spotlight - Briana & Joe Peck


Briana & Joe Peck standing in front of Birch Bay

Briana and Joe Peck have lived in Whatcom county for 14 years and in the Salish Breeze neighborhood since 2015. They love their wild neighbors, like herons, gulls, eagles and harbor seals. They also do their part to protect those neighbors by reporting pollution and cleaning up trash along beaches and roadways as Watershed Watchers. 

This page was last modified on 09/15/21 - 13:09

Birch Bay Clean Up: 4th of July 2021

Volunteers picking up trash along the beach at Birch Bay.

After a night of celebrating independence, over 60 community members came together on July 5th to clean up debris on Birch Bay beaches this year. Volunteers picked up 4.83 tons of trash from fireworks that were left on the beach, tidelands and shoreline. That's over 2 full sized dumpsters full of debris!

This page was last modified on 07/29/21 - 10:34