Whitlam expressed concern that the site mitigation plan proposed by SSA Marine contains no mention of repair to any damage to archeological resources the surveying work may have caused. Whitlam cited a report SSA Marine prepared detailing the damage done to the archeological site in question. The site has historical significance to the Lummi and Nooksack tribes.
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