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CSI Highline: What is the status of salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks?

CSI Highline: What is the status of salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks?

Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline results are in, and all are invited to a fun-filled evening – on Thursday, Mar. 14 or Wednesday, Mar. 27 – to learn about the status of salmon and... [Read more]

Free White Center Repair Time event will be Sat., Mar. 9 at Steve Cox Park

Free White Center Repair Time event will be Sat., Mar. 9 at Steve Cox Park

A free White Center Repair Time event will be held on Saturday, March 9, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at Steve Cox Memorial Park (aka “The Log Cabin” at 1321 SW 102nd Street): Sign-ups... [Read more]

Volunteers needed to Survey Salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks this fall

Volunteers needed to Survey Salmon in Miller and Walker Creeks this fall

Volunteers are needed to help monitor how salmon are doing in our local streams, between October through December, to observe spawning salmon and collect data on dead salmon. A Community Salmon Investigation... [Read more]

Community Salmon Investigation results are in! Come learn March 7 or 14

Community Salmon Investigation results are in! Come learn March 7 or 14

Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline results are in, and they’ll be presented at two community meetings – on Wednesday, March 7 and Wednesday, March 14. All are invited to come to... [Read more]

Walker Preserve ‘Owl Prowl’ will be Friday, Aug. 11

Walker Preserve ‘Owl Prowl’ will be Friday, Aug. 11

The Normandy Park Parks Commission is accepting reservations for a free “Owl Prowl” nature walk in Walker Preserve on Friday, Aug. 11, from 7:30 – 9:30 p.m. Join the adventure with naturalist... [Read more]

Normandy Park Cove ‘Salmon Planting’ will be Sunday, March 16

Normandy Park Cove ‘Salmon Planting’ will be Sunday, March 16

The Community is invited to the Normandy Park Cove Salmon Rearing Pond for a “Salmon Planting” event this Sunday, March 16, from 2 – 4 p.m. Local Trout Unlimited Chapter members will be bringing... [Read more]

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2’ for King County

Burn Ban upped to ‘Stage 2’ for King County

To protect public health from worsening air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency has elevated the burn ban for King and Snohomish counties to Stage 2, effective as of 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25. A... [Read more]

‘CSI: Highline’ Season Finale Presentation to be Given March 11 & March 13

‘CSI: Highline’ Season Finale Presentation to be Given March 11 & March 13

“CSI: Highline” Season Finale, a public presentation on findings from the Community Salmon Investigation (CSI) for Highline – will be given on two days – Monday, March 11 and Wednesday, March 13,... [Read more]

Learn About Local Salmon Findings At ‘CSI: Highline’ Season Finale March 1

Learn About Local Salmon Findings At ‘CSI: Highline’ Season Finale March 1

A free public presentation on findings from ‘CSI: Highline,’ aka the Community Salmon Investigation for Highline, will be held Thursday, March 1 at the Normandy Park Community Club (1500 SW... [Read more]

Burien’s Environmental Science Center’s Moonlight Beach Walks Start Saturday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center’s Moonlight Beach Walks Start Saturday

Burien’s Environmental Science Center (ESC) will be holding free and family-friendly Moonlight Beach Walks on Saturdays at Seahurst beach, starting this Saturday, Dec. 10th and again on Jan. 21st... [Read more]