Apr 03

Best Ways to Preserve Nature While Hiking

Posted on April 3, 2019 at 10:30 AM by Allan Warren

HikingMore than 35 million Americans go for at least one day hike each year. Hiking is great exercise and it’s also a great way to relax. Studies have shown that spending time in nature can reduce stress and anxiety. There are thousands of miles of trails for hiking throughout the country. But in order to make sure that those trails stay in good shape all hikers should make sure that they

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Mar 15

Pierce County Conservation Futures Prioritizes Farmland Conservation for Their 2019 Grant Round

Posted on March 15, 2019 at 12:16 PM by Allan Warren

The Pierce County Conservation Futures application process is open and funding is available! Farmland conservation is a high priority of the Conservation Futures program and I’d like to let you know about an opportunity currently available because of additional funding and resources through

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Mar 12

Our 2018 Conservation Champion Award Winners!

Posted on March 12, 2019 at 2:22 PM by Allan Warren

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Each year, all of us here at the District have the honor of reflecting back on the great people and partnerships we've been blessed to work with to help make Pierce County a better place to call home. As part of our Annual Conservation Celebration, we like to acknowledge those folks that have risen above any expectation and who have helped us achieve our mission and goals. We hope you'll join us on March 21st at the Pioneer Park Pavilion in Puyallup to help us honor their commitment to creating a thriving community.

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