Our Avocet couriers travel weekly throughout Whatcom and nearby counties, performing routine sample pickups for clients.
If you would like for an Avocet courier to pick up your sample at any of these locations on Whidbey Island, note the location pickup times and addresses below. Sample containers as well as instructions for collection are found inside the Avocet cooler in which you will be leaving your sample for analysis. Please be sure to have drawn your sample within the 24 hours preceding the scheduled pickup time to ensure that our laboratory will receive your sample within its proper holding time.
As of March 1st our courier day has changed to Tuesday instead of Wednesday.
Tuesdays, 1:00 p.m. B & W Pump Company, 18181 Washington 525 Freeland, WA 98249 (look for a gravel driveway on the south side of the Texaco Station).
Tuesdays, 1:30 p.m. Island County Health Department, 6th and Main Streets, Coupeville, WA (located inside the Environmental Health office).
Tuesdays, 2:00 p.m. Oak Harbor Chamber of Commerce, 3037 N. Goldie Rd., Oak Harbor, WA.
Skagit County clients routinely arrange a rendezvous, usually on Tuesday afternoons approximately 3:00 p.m., when we are headed back North.
For clients in Whatcom County, our courier has regular routes around Ferndale, Lynden, and Blaine on Wednesdays. Please call before 10 a.m. to arrange to have your samples picked up at your location. Phone (360) 734-9033