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Volunteers needed for Miller Creek Tree Planting event on Saturday, Oct. 27

Volunteers are needed for a Miller Creek Tree Planting event on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.img [1]

The Miller Creek Trail in Burien provides important recreational opportunity and valuable fish and wildlife habitat.

“Join your friends and neighbors for a few hours Saturday, Oct. 27, to plant over 100 native trees & shrubs to help improve the stream-side habitat.”

WHAT: We will plant a variety of native trees and shrubs in the riparian corridor to benefit the creek and the salmon that inhabit the Miller Walker Basin.

WHEN: Saturday, October 27th, 9:30 a.m. -12:30 p.m.

Future date: December 8th.

WHERE: Miller Creek Trail, 14455 Des Moines Memorial Drive in Burien (map below). Parking available on the northwest side of Des Memorial Drive across the street from the Des Moines Way Self Storage.

WHAT TO BRING:

  • Filled water bottle and gloves if you have them
  • Sturdy shoes
  • Rain gear

No experience necessary. Training, tools and snacks provided!

PLEASE RSVP: This helps us coordinate supplies and refreshments. Contact Matt Goehring at [email protected] [2] or (206) 263-6826 about any questions and/or to sign-up.

Visit the Miller Walker Basin Volunteer Calendar [3] for more information. Bookmark and check back for program updates!


The Miller Walker Stewardship Program is a joint effort of the City of Burien [4]City of Normandy Park [5],  City of SeaTac [6], King County [7], and the Port of Seattle [8].

Miller Creek Trail is located at 14455 Des Moines Memorial Drive in Burien:

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