The south fork of the Nooksack River near Acme, April 17, 2015. The Washington state Supreme Court recently ruled that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas, in part to protect salmon-bearing streams like the Nooksack.
The south fork of the Nooksack River near Acme, April 17, 2015. The Washington state Supreme Court recently ruled that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas, in part to protect salmon-bearing streams like the Nooksack. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
The south fork of the Nooksack River near Acme, April 17, 2015. The Washington state Supreme Court recently ruled that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas, in part to protect salmon-bearing streams like the Nooksack. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com

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