Volunteers Needed To Help Restore Duwamish Hill Preserve Saturday

Volunteers are needed to join a work part to help restore the Duwamish Hill Preserve this Saturday, May 21st from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

“Join volunteers to help restore this culturally significant park preserve.” reads a statement on their website. “Event activities include invasive weed removal and other restoration projects.”

Here’s more info:

About the Property:
In 2001, Cascade Land Conservancy, the City of Tukwila, and a local citizen group formed a partnership to work for the preservation of an undeveloped parcel of land on the Duwamish River.  The property will be managed as a public open space preserve devoted to the interpretation of the site’s Native American cultural significance and other aspects of Duwamish River Valley natural and cultural history.  The Hill is culturally significant for its association with southern Puget Sound Salish oral tradition and history, as a key location in the stories collectively known as the “Epic of the Winds.”

Please come out and contribute to this effort!

What to bring:
Please remember to dress for the weather.  Suggested Dress: Boots or comfortable athletic shoes, work clothes, rain gear and appropriate layers.  Volunteers should bring a refillable water bottle.  Snacks, drinks, tools and gloves will be provided.

For additional information contact, [email protected].

If you are under 18 and attending the event without a parent or guardian please come to the event with the waiver below signed by a parent or guardian.

Click here to download the CLC Youth Volunteer Waiver.

Click here to register for this event…

WHEN: May 21, 2011, from 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Contact Name: Katie Cava [email protected]

Registration: Click here to register…

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Volunteer at the Duwamish Hill Preserve in Tukwila!

Join us on May 21st from 10am to 1pm!

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