Skagit
Wildlife Area Location

CONTACT INFORMATION
Belinda Rotton
Manager
21961 Wylie Road
Mt. Vernon, WA 98273
(360) 445-4441
(360) 445-2093 fax

 

Skagit Wildlife Area
Fir Island Farms Reserve Unit

Marine Dike Removal
On August, 1, 2016, crews used large excavators to remove a 3,110 foot long marine dike. For the first time in 100 years, ocean water began to flow across 131 acres at Fir Island Farms estuary.

Two big cranes removing earth from a dike.
Two big cranes removing earth from a dike.
Two big cranes removing earth from a dike.