Volunteers needed for Work Party at Miller Creek on Saturday, May 27


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Volunteers are needed to help restore the forest near Miller and Walker Creeks tomorrow – Saturday, May 27, from 9:30 a.m. – Noon!

Here’s more info:

Join us to continue our efforts to remove invasive ivy to make way for a diverse, beautiful forest at Walker Preserve. This hidden gem with trails is a fun place to do a few hours of satisfying work with your neighbors. Come help clear invasive weeds to preserve the creek, native forest, and the fish and wildlife that call this place home.

No experience is necessary, all are welcome (children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult). Please sign up!

WHAT: Miller Creek S 144th Volunteers in 2010

WHEN: Saturday, May 27, 2017: 9:30 a.m. – 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.

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

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Dress in layers and wear work clothes that can get dirty. Bring rain gear in case of rain.
  • Bring gloves and tools (some will be available), and a filled water bottle.
  • We provide some gloves, tools,and training. Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult.

Sign up and questions: Email or call Elissa Ostergaard [email protected] (206) 477-4792.

This project is a joint effort of the City of Normandy Park, the City of Burien, the City of SeaTac, King County, the Port of Seattle, and the Miller and Walker Creeks Stewardship program.

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