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Jun 01

District Secures Grant to Help Depave Puget Sound

Posted to Conservation Corner on June 1, 2017 at 1:12 PM by Allan Warren

Cover Photo - Credit Sara BestVolunteers have helped Depave over 17,000 sq.ft. of pavement in the last three years and through a new grant, the District plans to triple that total over the next two years with three new projects while spreading the program throughout the Puget Sound.

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Aug 30

Grant Award to Help Harvest Pierce County Focus on Diversity

Posted to Conservation Corner on August 30, 2016 at 11:05 AM by Allan Warren

Cover PhotoDistrict staff, and especially our Harvest Pierce County team, are excited about a new opportunity to focus on making our programs more inclusive for constituents throughout Pierce County who are non-English speakers. A $50,000 grant from the National Association of Conservation Districts, sponsored by the National Resource Conservation Service (NRCS), is going to allow for 

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Nov 10

Promoting Pierce County's Farmers Markets

Posted to Conservation Corner on November 10, 2015 at 2:16 PM by Allan Warren

MarketThe District was recently awarded a nearly $100,000 grant from the USDA to promote Pierce County Farmer's Markets. We can boost the economic impact of our local food system and make it more equitable. With this collaborative promotions program, we will.

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