Whatcom County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Advertisement

Whatcom County Physical, Cultural & Historical Features

Note 1: The Cultural Feature "Locales" can be very helpful in getting oriented in a new community.
Note 2: Links for Local Area Search and Driving Directions are below each feature map.

Physical Features
Areas 3
Bars 6
Basins 7
Bays 20
Beaches 3
Bends 1
Capes 25
Cliffs 11
Craters 2
Falls 7
Flats 8
Forests 2
Gaps 39
Glaciers 33
Islands 12
Lakes 113
Pillars 14
Ranges 3
Rapids 1
Ridges 34
Slopes 1
Springs 1
Streams 287
Summits 140
Swamps 2
Valleys 7
  • Physical Features are the natural features of the Earth's surface.
  • Cultural Features are landscape features that were created or shaped by humans.
  • Historical Features are features that no longer exist on the landscape.
  • Historical Landmarks: Washington's National Historic Landmarks