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Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Work Party
Jan
16
10:00 am10:00

Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Work Party

"Everybody can be great...because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love.”
- Martin Luther King Jr.

Celebrate MLK Day by joining NSEA, the City of Bellingham Public Works and Parks and Recreation as we restore salmon habitat along Squalicum Creek at the Bay to Baker Trail re-route.  At the work party, volunteers will enhance the stream corridor by planting native trees and shrubs.  

LocationPark at the end of West Orchard Drive off Meridian Street, then walk along the new trail to the work site.

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

Whiskey Creek Community Work Party - CANCELLED
Dec
10
9:00 am09:00

Whiskey Creek Community Work Party - CANCELLED

Due to frozen conditions, we are cancelling the Whiskey Creek work party. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. Sadly we can't plant more trees if the ground is frozen! 

 

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

Little Squalicum Creek Community Work Party
Dec
3
9:00 am09:00

Little Squalicum Creek Community Work Party

Does this work in December? Yes, absolutely, but we need you to come! 

Join NSEA and the City of Bellingham Parks & Recreation down at Little Squalicum Creek where we will be removing invasive plant species and planting native trees.

Location: Park in the Bellingham Technical College lot & follow signs to work party site.

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

Squalicum Creek Community Work Party
Nov
19
9:00 am09:00

Squalicum Creek Community Work Party

Help NSEA do what it does best - restore salmon habitat with the help of community volunteers! We will be improving the riparian zone of Squalicum Creek with private landowners by planting native trees along the stream bank. 

Location: Meet us here at NSEA at 3057 E Bakerview Rd, Bellingham, WA 98226

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

Landingstrip Creek Community Work Party
Nov
12
9:00 am09:00

Landingstrip Creek Community Work Party

Help continue the transformation of Landingstrip Creek (begun in 2008) by planting native trees and shrubs in what was a poplar plantation not that long ago. 

We are honored by the quintessential partnership we have with the Whatcom Land Trust to participate in such an important restoration project on a creek that is a tributary to the South Fork of the Nooksack River.

You'll love the site and you'll love the project. 

Location: Park at the Acme Elementary School, 5200 Turkington Road in Acme, WA. Look for the blue NSEA tent in the parking lot.

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

Whatcom Creek - Maritime Heritage Park Community Work Party
Nov
5
9:00 am09:00

Whatcom Creek - Maritime Heritage Park Community Work Party

Bellingham Parks and Recreation & NSEA are working together to enhance Whatcom Creek’s riparian habitat.

Your important tasks for the day will include clearing invasive plants, planting native ones, and mulching on the hillside above the fish hatchery that is operated by the Bellingham Technical College.

Location: Park in the lot at the end of C st. off Holly. Look for the blue NSEA tent.

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

Terrell Creek Community Work Party
Oct
29
9:00 am09:00

Terrell Creek Community Work Party

Let's work on Terrell Creek! Partners Chums of Terrell Creek and BP Cherry Point will come together with NSEA to continue the reforestation project on the banks of Terrell Creek. Join us for a morning of planting native trees along a creek that we know is being used now by coho (O. kisutch) and chum (O. keta) salmon. 

Location: 7039 Jackson Road. Blaine, WA 98230. Look for the blue NSEA tent in the parking lot.

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party.

Liability Form

 

Squalicum Creek - Make a Difference Day Community Work Party
Oct
22
9:00 am09:00

Squalicum Creek - Make a Difference Day Community Work Party

Participate on Make a Difference Day! In partnership with the City of Bellingham, the City of Bellingham Parks and Recreation and Public Works you will focus on continual habitat improvements along reaches of Squalicum Creek. You will help to restore the creek by removing invasive vegetation and planting native trees and shrubs like Douglas fir and snowberry.

Location: Parking available at Squalicum Creek Park at 1001 Squalicum Parkway. Look for the blue NSEA tent. Hope to see you there!

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party. 

Liability Form

 

 

Squalicum Creek Community Work Party
Oct
15
9:00 am09:00

Squalicum Creek Community Work Party

Connect yourself to the rich community history of restoring Squalicum Creek, home to several species of Pacific salmon including coho (O. kisutch).

Work along side members of the Port of Bellingham and NSEA to improve salmon habitat along Squalicum Creek! We will be removing invasive vegetation, picking up garbage and planting trees. All critical elements towards providing a nice home for salmon!

Location: Parking available at Squalicum Creek Park at 1001 Squalicum Parkway. Look for the blue NSEA tent. Hope to see you there!

MAP

Important: Unaccompanied minors under the age of 18 must bring a complete liability form to the work party. 

Liability Form