First day for boat inspections at Lake Whatcom

Published at 1:45 p.m. on April 27, 2013 | Modified at 3:08 p.m. on April 27, 2013

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Rachel Garcia, left, an aquatic invasive species inspector with the Lake Whatcom Management program, looks in an anchor well with boat owner Richard McLellan, right, on the first day of required boat inspections for invasive species Saturday, April 27, 2013 at Bloedel Donovan Park in Bellingham. David Lofgren, center, also with the Lake Whatcom Management program, is in the background. McLellan, who lives near Lake Samish, brought his boat to the park so he could get the annual pass and learn what he can do to keep invasive species off his boat. COLIN DILTZ — THE BELLINGHAM HERALD Buy Photo

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