Lummi Nation: Reservation Wetland Inventory

Support Lummi Nation’s Natural Resources Department staff by providing wetland management and planning services.

Northwest Ecological Services supports the Lummi Nation’s core environmental program by assisting them with updates to their wetland inventory database through wetland field reconnaissances, wetland ratings, data forms, and GIS support services. NES also provides wetland management training for Lummi Indian Business Council (LIBC) staff. Additional projects include wetland delineations, impact assessments, mitigation design, ESA compliance, and environmental permitting.

NES advantage

  • Built a program and database that will meet long-term needs that is consistent, user-friendly, and scientifically sound
  • Worked effectively with local tribal entities
  • Trained Lummi staff on how to gather and use the information that was gathered