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Baker Lake Trail admitted to Old-Growth Forest Network

On the overcast morning of Sept. 26, Baker Lake Trail was introduced as Whatcom County’s first entrant into the national Old-Growth Forest Network. A small crowd of area residents gathered amid the trees, some estimated to be over 120 years old, to watch the historic ceremony and participate in the dedication hike. 


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Seeking solace in nature

Perhaps it was primal instinct, or maybe it was cabin fever. Whatever the reason,  COVID-19 has driven a record number of Washington residents to seek solace in nature — and the benefits people are feeling are backed by science. 



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