Portage Bay Shellfish Protection District Advisory Committee

Purpose


The Portage Bay Shellfish Protection District Advisory Committee advises the County Council on the proposed actions and operations relating to the restoration of water quality in the Portage Bay watershed. 

Meetings


  • Meetings are generally held quarterly, 3:00 to 5:30 p.m. on the last Wednesday of January, April, July, and October.

Members


The Portage Bay Shellfish Protection District Advisory Committee has 11 members appointed by the County Council:
  • Vacant, Nooksack Tribe
  • Vacant, Lummi Nation
  • Dorie Belisle 
  • Eleanor Hines
  • Christine Woodward
  • Alan Chapman
  • Vacant
  • Vacant
  • Vacant 
  • Vacant
  • Vacant

Specifications

Members of the Portage Bay Shellfish Protection District Advisory Committee must have a direct interest in the Shellfish Protection District.


Vacancies

Term Information

    • Terms are 4 years, upon removal of the Portage Bay downgrade, or the district is dissolved by legislative ordinance.  2-term limit.  1 year separation required after 2 terms before eligible to reapply

Authority