Guided tours of Bellingham streams 2018

Visit habitat restoration sites at Squalicum and Padden creeks

September 14, 2018 - by Amy Cloud, Communications and Outreach

Whatcom, Squalicum and Padden Creeks are among Bellingham's most valuable local natural resources, providing habitat for fish and wildlife and recreational opportunities for Bellingham citizens.

Join us for our annual September Stream Tours to learn more about these waterways, how they have changed over time, what the City of Bellingham is doing to protect them and how you can help. Tours are offered three Thursday evenings in September, from 6-7pm.

Whatcom Creek Tour, Thursday, Sept. 13.

Squalicum Creek Tour, Thursday, Sept. 20, 6 p.m.: Meet at Sunset Pond Park, across the street from Sunset Pond Business Park.

Padden Creek Tour, Thursday, Sept. 27, 6 p.m.: Meet at the Trailhead for Interurban Trail parking lot off Old Fairhaven Parkway just west of 20th Street.

No cost, no RSVP necessary, all ages welcome. For more information, please contact us at

The City of Bellingham's Habitat Restoration Program is part of the Natural Resources division of Public Works. The Natural Resources division delivers meaningful, durable and cost-effective programs and natural resource services to the citizens of Bellingham to provide clean, abundant waters and intact ecosystems. Learn more at

Media Contact

Analiese Burns, Habitat Restoration Manager
City of Bellingham Public Works
(360) 778-7968

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