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Port of Seattle holding Tree Planting Work Party Saturday, Jan. 26

Join the Port of Seattle, Sea-Tac Airport and other community members to get muddy and plant native trees at the Miller Creek Community Planting site on the morning of Saturday, Jan. 26.

Participants will plant 180 trees at a site previously overtaken by invasive blackberry and ivy. The trees planted will increase native forest cover and convert understory from invasive blackberry to native vegetation.

The planting event is part of the Port of Seattle’s restoration of airport lands and an opportunity to engage with other community members invested in urban forests and land stewardship.

WHEN: Saturday, January 26, 9:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.

WHERE: Meet at the PacWest Little League fields parking lot at 14649 16th Ave S, SeaTac, WA 98168 (map below)

RSVP: To confirm your participation or if you have questions, please email c[email protected] [1].

SUPPLIES: The Port will provide snacks, gloves and tools. Clothes and shoes appropriate for working outdoors in late winter weather are recommended. This event is family friendly and no experience is necessary.

INFO: Visit the environment overview site [2] to learn more about the Port’s commitment to reduce the impacts of development and protect our natural resources.

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