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Dirt Alert! Learn about soil contamination from Asarco Smelter this Saturday

Dirt Alert! Learn about soil contamination from Asarco Smelter this Saturday

DIRT ALERT! Learn about soil contamination from the Asarco Smelter this Saturday, May 10 from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the Burien Library. Representatives from the Department of Ecology’s Tacoma... [Read more]

REMINDER: Environmental Science Center’s FREE workshop on soil is Sunday

REMINDER: Environmental Science Center’s FREE workshop on soil is Sunday

REMINDER: Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding a FREE workshop on soil this Sunday, May 19 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Burien Library. “A beautiful garden or yard... [Read more]

Environmental Science Center’s FREE workshop on soil will be May 19

Environmental Science Center’s FREE workshop on soil will be May 19

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding a FREE workshop on soil on Sunday, May 19 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m. at the Burien Library. “A beautiful garden or yard depends on healthy... [Read more]

PHOTOS: Dept. of Ecology’s Progress on Dottie Harper Park Soil Cleanup

PHOTOS: Dept. of Ecology’s Progress on Dottie Harper Park Soil Cleanup

The Washington State Department of Ecology has been working on cleaning up the soil in Burien’s Dottie Harper Park, and we found an update on their website. “This work is part of the Soil Safety... [Read more]

Dottie Harper Park to be Cleaned of Contaminated Soil Starting this Week

Dottie Harper Park to be Cleaned of Contaminated Soil Starting this Week

Last week, it was the scene of a community lantern festival called Arts-A-Glow, where dozens of families and children frolicked in the woods. This week, Burien’s Dottie Harper Park will be one of seven area parks being cleaned up…