Urban and Edge Communities

Lessons from Tiger Mountain

Lessons from Tiger Mountain

Just off exit 20 on Interstate-90, a Tiger sleeps. And on a cold-wet day in fall, students stand in a circle at the base of the Tiger’s tail, listening to the sounds that fill the forest. I smile at the silent mouths, closed eyes, and attentive ears of the students. “We hear the sound of

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Ditch Textbooks, Throw on Lab Coats

Ditch Textbooks, Throw on Lab Coats

We live in a world that is constantly changing; constantly forcing us to advance our understanding of it in order to advance our societies. With desperate need for technological advancements and threats as deadly as global warming, learning to understand and acknowledge science has never been more important. And like most everything, it starts with

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The Future of Transportation across Washington takes shape in the Snoqualmie Valley

The Future of Transportation across Washington takes shape in the Snoqualmie Valley

If we make our voices heard a major highway improvement project could become a model for how a strong economy and a strong environment don't have to be mutually exclusive. Let's ensure that crucial transportation infrastructure and safety needs are met while also preserving the scenic character and recreation access of the Mountains to Sound Greenway National Scenic Byway.

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Volunteer’s 2018 Year in Review

Volunteer’s 2018 Year in Review

Greenway Trust volunteers improved salmon habitat, built trail, maintained tread, and fostered community together this year. From Discovery Park, through the Middle Fork Valley, to Thorp Mountain and beyond, you have left a positive impact. Thank you. Your dedication inspires our vision, and your work allows our mission to be turned into action. Thank you for volunteering this year!

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14th Avenue NW Boat Ramp

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4400 14th Ave NW, Seattle
In the shadow of the Ballard Bridge, this small ramp leads into the Lake Washington Ship Canal. The site offers two piers, handicap parking spaces, and accessible restroom, two launch lanes, and is one of Seattle’s free of charge launch ramps.

3 Elk Trail

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Danville Georgetown Open Space
This trali is one of the set that traverses through this working forest land. The primary uses are hiking and horseback riding. Mountain biking is allowed on a voluntary use basis.