Schell Creek, located in Ferndale, is 3 miles long and drains over 2,333 acres of land.
Main Land Use:
Restoration Projects: Since 1999 the Lummi tribe has been working on extensive restoration projects on Schell Creek. NSEA has been working on a restoration project along the creek since 1994.
Water Quality Monitoring: NSEA partners with the City of Ferndale and Windward High School to monitor water quality along Schell Creek. Click here to view water quality data from 2008 to 2011.
Schools within the Watershed:
Schell Creek is part of NSEA's Stream Stewards Program.