Archive for September, 2010

Saturday October 2nd workparty

We will have a work party Saturday Oct 2nd at 1PM-3PM in the Yesler Swamp. There are chips available below the corner of NE 41st street and Surber Drive. We will meet there and spread chips in the wetter portions of the trail. We would appreciate if you brought your wheelbarrow and energy.

For more information:
http://www.yeslerswamptrail.wordpress.com

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Spotlight on Yesler Swamp!

North Seattle Herald-Outlook featured Yesler Swamp in a front page story in its August 18 issue. Brian Farn reported on the historic site of the Yesler Sawmill and the Friends of Yesler Swamp push to restore the swamp. His story tells how volunteers have replaced invasive plants like blackberry and English ivy with native willow and red cedar.

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