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Apr 27

Restoration Continues at South Prairie Creek Preserve!

Posted to Conservation Corner on April 27, 2022 at 2:16 PM by Camila Matamala-Ost

A volunteer plants Western Red Cedar at Orca Recovery day.Restoration efforts continue at Pierce Conservation District’s South Prairie Creek Preserve! In mid-October, we kicked off the fall planting season with a large-scale planting on the north floodplain. Between October 2021 and March 2022, several new planting areas were the focus of our revegetation efforts. Read on to learn about the restoration accomplished over the fall and spring and the challenges we faced on the way.

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May 30

Other Ways to Help Improve Water Quality

Posted to Water Quality Improvement on May 30, 2017 at 1:49 PM by Allan Warren

Curb MarkingCurb Marking, Work Parties, & Stewardship Groups
There are lots of ways that you can get involved with our Water Quality team over the summer to help make sure we all have clean water. Learn about a few of them here and find your perfect summer activity!

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May 30

Visiting Church Group Leaves Lasting Impression

Posted to Habitat Improvement on May 30, 2017 at 11:59 AM by Allan Warren

Churchgroup OptionFifth graders from Ptarmigan Ridge Elementary and high schoolers from Massachusetts worked together to plant nearly 250 shrubs in Orting. The high school group connected with the District for their spring break service project and the elementary students learned about the benefits of plants and ecosystems as part of their participation.

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