Tag Archives: Cherry Point

Big Coal Targets Northwest to Get to Asian Markets – Environmentalists Fight Back

Natural Resources News Service, November 26, 2012 By David Rosenfeld In Cherry Point, Washington, north of Bellingham, conservationists have worked for more than a decade to restore the annual herring runs that occur off the coast. Over the past 40 … Continue reading

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NW coal port traffic raises worry about huge marine spill

Crosscut | News of the Great Nearby, October 24, 2012 By Floyd McKay While other areas worry about train traffic and climate change, San Juan Islanders also fear a shipping disaster that could harm whales, salmon, and beaches. For the 15,000 … Continue reading

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Lummi Nation Gather to Denounce Largest Coal Exporting Facility in North America

EcoWatch, September 20, 2012 On Sept. 21, the Hereditary Chief and leaders of the Lummi Nation will gather with the community at Cherry Point, 14 miles northwest of Bellingham, WA, to speak about the importance of working together to honor … Continue reading

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Meeting on Gateway Pacific coal terminal process draws 800 people

The Bellingham Herald, March 20, 2012 By John Stark About 800 people packed the Bellingham High School theater Tuesday, March 20, to learn how they can make their voices heard during the lengthy environmental review process for the proposed Gateway … Continue reading

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