Volunteers needed for Work Party this Saturday, April 1 at Walker Preserve


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Join your Miller-Walker Basin Steward and your neighbors to restore the forest to improve the health of Miller and Walker Creeks this Saturday, April 1.

No experience is necessary, and gloves, refreshments, tools and training are provided.

WHEN:  Saturday, April 1: 9:30 a.m. to Noon.

WHERE: Walker Preserve Park, SW. 168th St. and 2nd Ave. SW. in Normandy Park, up the road from Normandy Park City Hall. Parking options include 3 spaces in the small lot at SW 171st St. and Second Ave. S.W, or on the street along SW 168th St. From the gate behind the Walker Preserve sign, walk down the trail towards the creek.

Ivy pullers at Walker Preserve with a pile of weeds

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Please plan ahead – this park does NOT have a restroom.

WHAT:  We will remove invasive weeds, pulling English ivy by hand to make room for native plants.

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Rain gear, dress in layers, and wear sturdy shoes.
  • Filled water bottle and gloves if you have them.

SIGN UP: Email or call Elissa Ostergaard at [email protected]gov  (206) 477-4792 to sign up or ask questions.

Bookmark the Miller-Walker Volunteer calendar page to check back for Miller-Walker volunteer updates!

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