Joining WCACS


When an emergency strikes, the county needs experienced and trained amateur radio operators to help with communication. To become a member of the Whatcom County Sheriff Office Auxiliary Communications Service, all you need is an amateur radio license. After submitting a membership application, the following requirements will need to be met:

(Coming soon.)



The following groups check in to the Whatcom County Ops 2 net Tuesdays 09:20 on the Mt. Constitution K7SKW repeater 444.050 MHz (5MHz + offset, 103.5 Hz tone).

If known, the Ops 3 information is provided in parenthesis following each group.


Bellingham ACS – W7BFD (Tuesdays, 09:00, Sehome repeater, 442.3 MHz +, 88.5 tones)

Blaine ACS – W7BPD

Chuckanut ACS – KI7PRK

East County ARG – KI7KUS

Ferndale ACS – W7FPD

Lummi Island ARG – KF7VOO

Nooksack EOC – KJ7STH

Point Roberts ACS – KG7PR

Sudden Valley ACS – WA7SV

Saint Joseph Medical Center – K7SJH (Tuesday, 08:30, Church Road repeater, 442.825 MHz +, 156.7 Hz tone)

Whatcom Emergency Communications Group WECG – W7ECG (Sunday, 19:00 and Tuesday, 08:45, Church Road repeater, 442.825 MHz +, 156.7 Hz tone)

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