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Habitat Restoration at Lake Sammamish State Park

When
Saturday, June 12, 2021: 9am to 12pm
Event Type
Description

Tibbetts creek runs from Squak Mountain through Tibbetts Creek Valley and into Lake Sammamish. The Greenway works to restore sections of Tibbets creek that intersect with Lake Sammamish State park by planting a native plant buffer along the creek. Volunteers will help create habitat, add species diversity, and improve water quality to the creek by planting native conifers and shrubs with the Greenway. 

Project Difficulty
Moderate
Age Restriction
Any participant under 13 years old must be accompanied by an adult.
What to Bring

For safety, volunteers are required to wear:

  • Long pants made of sturdy material
  • Sturdy, close-toed shoes
  • Gloves (provided)

In addition, we recommend that participants bring:

  • Warm layers, especially during the fall, winter, and spring
  • Rain gear
  • Big sack lunch
  • Long sleeved shirt
  • At least one full water bottle
  • Small daypack for lunch, extra layers, etc…
Driving Directions
Google Maps: https://goo.gl/maps/QghE6sFQbUt Driving Directions: From I-90, take Exit 15. Follow signs for Lake Sammamish State Park, and go north on 17th Ave NW. Turn left onto NW Sammamish Rd. The entrance to Lake Sammamish State Park will be on your right in about one half mile. Once inside the state park take the first left towards Tibbetts Beach Parking Lot.
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