Birch Bay Watershed & Aquatic Resources Management Advisory Committee


The Committee will represent the residents of the subzone and make recommendations to the Board of Supervisors regarding the implementation of the Birch Bay Watershed and Aquatic Resource Management (BBWARM) District stormwater program.


Meetings are generally held four times per year in January, March, June, and September.


The Birch Bay Watershed and Aquatic Resources Management (BBWARM) Advisory Committee has 5 members appointed by the County Council:
  • William Booth - First term ends 1/31/2020
  • Scott Hulse - Second term ends 1/31/2021
  • Don Brown  - First term ends 1/31/2020
  • Sandra Lahn - First term ends 1/31/2023
  • Patrick Alesse - Second Term ends 1/31/2023


At least 4 members must reside in the subzone district. The 5th member may either reside in the district or represent a rate payer in the district. Members geographically represent a broad spectrum of stakeholders within the BBWARM District boundaries.


Term Information

    • 4-year terms, 2 term limit, 1 year separation required after 2 terms to be eligible to reapply


  • Whatcom County Code 2.93

Additional Information