Jamie K. Donaldson

Citizen Journalist • Member since Apr 03, 2019

Jamie K. Donaldson is a long-time activist for peace, social justice, and the environment. She was the founder of the Whatcom Peace & Justice Center in downtown Bellingham, and is retired from the University of British Columbia. She is the former president of the Board of Directors of the Bellingham Food Bank, and is a volunteer park steward. Jamie is a member of the North Cascades Audubon Society and local Sierra Club.

Articles by Jamie K. Donaldson

Recent comments

"OK, Ralph and Karen, I’ll take the bait.Ralph, do I conclude from your comment that you believe the Great Blue Heron nesting site at Post Point doesn&[...]

Apr 12, 2022 on
Hip Hip Hooray for the Herons!

"I found this article in Counterpunch to be spot on. https://www.counterpunch.org/2021/08/18/in-praise-of-joe-biden/  

Aug 20, 2021 on
A Rout Is A Rout Is A Rout

"Gosh, do I ever feel like a chump (NOT a chum).  For years I’ve been volunteering with the COB Parks Department to help restore riparian and salmon [...]

Jun 20, 2021 on
Save the Whales - Bellingham’s $40mm Padden Creek Joke

"Thanks, Nicholas, for a reminder to go by the heron colony to experience the beauty and wonder of wildlife right in our midst.  It truly is a special place [...]

Jun 03, 2021 on
Heron Colony Still Vulnerable to Development

"Maybe those of us who have been advocating for a protected heron reserve need a new strategy: monetize and advertise.  We’ll create the “Post Point Great [...]

May 23, 2021 on
Heron Colony Still Vulnerable to Development