A 120-day public comment period on the scope of an environmental impact statement for the Gateway Pacific Terminal begins Monday.
Tyler Schroeder with the Whatcom County Planning Department says the lead agencies want people to submit specific ideas on what the EIS should study.
People can comment online at www.eisgatewaypacificwa.gov.
The agencies will also hold public meetings in Bellingham and Ferndale where you can submit comments and learn more about the project.
Public meetings will be held in Bellingham October 27, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Squalicum High School, 3773 East McLeod road; and in Ferndale November. 29, 3 - 7 p.m. at the Ferndale Events Center, 5715 Barrett Road.