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Leadership Spotlight Series

Feb 11, 2019
“I had a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science but no real tools for solving environmental problems.” Sound familiar? There are a few folks who woke up one day and knew they wanted to study…
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Leadership Spotlight Series

Dec 14, 2018
In junior high school Mike Van Ham, now president of SYLVIS, took a career class.  He answered a series of questions and the teacher cross-referenced the answers to identify the appropriate…
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Leadership Spotlight Series

Nov 19, 2018
"Does anyone remember BioFest Ocean Shores? Craig Cogger’s slides (yes they were using 35mm slides back then) were somehow lost and he did his entire presentation through what can only be described…
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Leadership Spotlight Series

Oct 22, 2018
Everyone can relate to being new to an organization, at the start of your career. Eager, motivated, and perhaps a little naïve – you can end up with some really interesting projects. Kyle Dorsey was…
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Arrow Transportation

Jun 28, 2018
At the Northwest Biosolids Research and Outreach Committee meeting, committee members made the trek across the border to Vancouver to visit our friendly Canadian neighbors. Arrow Transportation were…
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City of Lynden

May 21, 2018
In April, a few of the Northwest Biosolids members were able to stop by the Lynden wastewater treatment plant, en route to a committee meeting.   The City of Lynden has a compost facility, where…
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City of Calgary

Apr 26, 2018
What we do
At the City of Calgary, we apply liquid biosolids on agricultural land as part of our Calgro program. We also apply biosolids to improve marginal agricultural land, which is land…
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City of Anacortes, WA

Mar 21, 2018
In 1992, the City opened the secondary wastewater facility with a capacity of 4.5 million gallons per day. The Anacortes Wastewater Treatment Plant takes the raw primary and secondary solids from…
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City of Port Townsend, WA

Feb 15, 2018
By Maile Lono-Batura, Northwest Biosolids What is the first thing you do to celebrate the start of winter break with your kid?  You take them on a tour of the inner workings of how treatment plants…
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LOTT Clean Water Alliance

Dec 26, 2017
What We Do LOTT provides wastewater management services for the urban areas of north Thurston County, Washington. LOTT is a non-profit corporation, formed by four government partners – Lacey,…