Discover Buffers

Hedgerow Field Day

May 7, 10:00am-12:00pm

Who should attend? Any and all landowners interested in the benefits of:

  • Reduced drainage maintenance
  • Buffer for aerial spray drift
  • Steam habitat improvement
  • Water quality protection
  • Saving money on ditch clean out


Free lunch will be provided on the tour!



Meet at the Ten Mile Grange at 9:45.

     Load up in vans and head out for a field tour to walk around and see what hedgerow buffers actually look like and how they work.

     Local experts from Whatcom CD and WSU will answer all of your questions and discuss:


  • Background on Buffer Types and Function
  • Why Shade is Important for Streams
  • Hedgerow Maintenance and FAQs
  • Funding and Support for Installation




Questions and RSVP: (360) 526-2381 x 126 (Nichole Embertson or Frank Corey)