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Whatcom County rock pit closed to shooters over lead concerns

Recent testing shows lead levels 'far exceed environmental standards'

The North Fork Gravel Pit is closed due to high levels of lead
The North Fork Gravel Pit is closed due to high levels of lead (Julia Lerner/Cascadia Daily News)
By Julia Lerner Staff Reporter
The North Fork Gravel Pit, a popular recreational shooting spot for gun owners in Whatcom County, ha

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