Feb 28

HABITAT STEWARD SHOWCASE - HEATHER SHADKO

Posted on February 28, 2020 at 2:32 PM by Allan Warren

Heather
Our longest tenured Habitat Steward, Heather Shadko, has been working hard at Silver Creek for over 5 years. She is a huge advocate for the installation of pollinator species, as Puyallup is a Bee City USA.  Learn more about Heather's efforts and how you can join her!

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Feb 24

BECOME A HABITAT STEWARD TODAY

Posted on February 24, 2020 at 3:41 PM by Allan Warren

Credit to Daniel ChangLearn how YOU can create and restore wildlife habitat at one of our sites across Pierce County – no prior experience necessary, just the desire to get outdoors. (Photo Credit: Daniel Chang)

Topics include habitat, restoration, native plants, invasive plants, building community, and much more!
  • Learn about the environment 
  • Take ownership in Habitat Restoration at a site chosen specifically with and for you 
  • Work outdoors 
  • Gain a brand-new skillset 
  • Get advice from technical professionals throughout the year 
What you need to do: It’s simple! — Just sign up for our training sessions on May 9th and 16th! Classroom training: May 9th 10:00am - 1:00pm RSVP HERE
In field training: May 16th 9:00am - 12:00pm RSVP HERE

For more information or to RSVP email Caleb, CalebM@piercecd.org

Feb 24

Local Water Quality - Muck and Tanwax Creeks

Posted on February 24, 2020 at 3:02 PM by Allan Warren

Updated Watersheds Map
"The Nisqually Watershed drains land from the Nisqually River and includes the communities of Ashford, Elbe, Mineral, Eatonville, McKenna, Roy, Yelm, Fort Lewis and portions of Graham, Lacey, DuPont, and Rainier.” (Quote from the Nisqually River Council website)

Learn about Muck and Tanwax Creeks in this quarter's Local Water Quality highlights.

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