" Tim McKay, the executive director of the Northcoast Environmental Center (NEC) for virtually its entire 35-year existence, died at Stone Lagoon of an apparently massive heart attack on Sunday, July 30, while he was engaged in one of his favorite activities: birding "- from the North Coast Environmental Center
" Here in our part of the Pacific Northwest, a major sustainable leap can and needs to be made by restoring the water quality and salmon runs of our region. We will keep at it, and with your help we will prevail. "- Tim McKay
-from an article Tim published earlier this month titled "Sustainability"