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March 1, 2024
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Puyallup , WA 98371
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Deadman's Pond Work Party

Friday, March 1, 2024

Volunteer with us by spending 3 hours at Deadman's Pond in Puyallup. Activities include caring for existing plants and removing invasive species such as Himalayan blackberry, English ivy and thistle. This work supports water quality, our local wildlife, and pollinators. Exact meeting location will be provided after signing up.

What will volunteers be doing at the event?

While the exact tasks at hand vary, our projects focus on improving the open spaces, forests, and parks in our local cities.  Healthy ecosystems and thriving forests are vital to our community because they absorb and naturally filter rain water, produce clean oxygen, provide living spaces for wildlife, and create a place for people to connect with the outdoors.

In order to create healthy forests and riparian zones, the work can include:

    Caring for existing plantings

    Removing invasive species such as:

o    English ivy

o    Himalayan blackberry


For your safety and comfort please bring:

    Clothing that can get dirty

    Long pants and sleeves

    Sturdy shoes (closed toed shoes required, no sandals or flats)

    Rain gear and warm layers (the event will happen rain or shine)

    Full water bottle!


Youth Policy

Youth under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

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