Thursday, May 8, 2014

Tour Yesler Swamp And Union Bay Natural Area Saturday

Tour Union Bay Natural Area and Yesler Swamp on Saturday from 10-noon, for $15, The event is put on by the Center for Urban Horticulture (3501 NE 41st Street).

The information says:
Professor Kern Ewing will lead you along trails through Yesler Swamp and the rest of the Union Bay Natural Area and we will see the swamp, other wetlands, grasslands, woodlands, shoreline, lakes and shorebird habitat. 
We will look at different aged restoration projects, discuss the upcoming WashDOT mitigation activities, talk about plant species, visit different habitats, and cover different strategies for dealing with invasive plants.

Register online or call 206-685-8033.

(photo courtesy of Friends of Yesler Swamp)

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