Sep 04

Native Plant Sale Pre-Orders Open November 1st

Posted on September 4, 2019 at 9:15 AM by Allan Warren

Native Plant SaleSave the date for our Annual Native Plant Sale and choose from a wide variety of plants for your backyard, community garden, rain gardens, and more! Native Plants uniquely protect our lands, natural resources, and wildlife. They are beautiful, and many are even edible and/or medicinal!

This year, you can begin placing your pre-orders on November 1st at www.PierceNativePlantSale.com. Plants will be available for pick-up February 28th and 29, 2020.
Sep 04

New Shorelines Program to Address Marine Environment

Posted on September 4, 2019 at 9:01 AM by Allan Warren

Cover Option 1We’re excited to launch and announce our new Shore Friendly Pierce program! Program staff, including our new Shorelines Program Manager, Mary Krauszer, are already out doing site visits and ready to start providing technical assistance to shoreline property owners. So reach out and let us know if you’re interested in making your property Shore Friendly!

In 1999, the Pierce Conservation District reacted to the Endangered Species Act listing of local salmon populations by undertaking a countywide inventory of fish passage blockages, secured funding to repair some of these blockages, acquired key properties along salmon rich South Prairie Creek, and

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Sep 04

New Team Member: Mehgan Nishiyama, Administrative Assistant

Posted on September 4, 2019 at 8:16 AM by Allan Warren

Mehgan Nishiyama HeadshotWe have a new friendly face and voice to greet you when you visit or call the District to inquire about our services:
 
Mehgan joined Pierce Conservation District as an Administrative Assistant in August of 2019, after serving nine years in the Air Force Reserves. She will be responsible for providing general administrative support to our staff. She was born and raised in WA and enjoys volunteering at The Humane Society for Tacoma & Pierce County.