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Log Cabin Natural Area Tree Planting

When
Saturday, October 12, 2019: 9am to 1pm
Event Type
Location
Log Cabin Natural Area
Description
This 120 acre site is located along Issaquah Creek in the middle of the Issaquah basin.  This old homestead is being restored to forested, floodplain, and riparian habitats. Come to experience this tranquil site, meandering stream, and secondary and old growth forest – all while planting the saplings of the forest's future.

Volunteers can expect to work on habitat restoration efforts by removing invasive species and planting native trees and shrubs. Thank you for volunteering with the Greenway Trust and King County Parks! 

No experience neccessary – all training provided.

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/xVmiCDibSM17rhn76 Parking is limited, so please car pool if possible! Take exit 17 from I-90 East, towards Lake Sammamish Parkway Southeast. Turn right onto Front Street and continue straight on Issaquah-Hobart Road Southeast for 4 miles. Turn right onto Cedar Grove Road SE. Continue for 1/4 mile, look for Greenway signs and event leaders on the right.
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