The Washington state Supreme Court recently ruled that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water in salmon-bearing streams such as the Nooksack, near Acme in 2015, before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas.
The Washington state Supreme Court recently ruled that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water in salmon-bearing streams such as the Nooksack, near Acme in 2015, before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com
The Washington state Supreme Court recently ruled that Whatcom County must make sure there is enough available water in salmon-bearing streams such as the Nooksack, near Acme in 2015, before issuing permits for new developments in rural areas. Philip A. Dwyer pdwyer@bhamherald.com

Whatcom County hoping for legislative fix on water rights ruling

December 11, 2016 06:00 AM