May 29

Environmental Education Updates

Posted on May 29, 2018 at 12:49 PM by Allan Warren

Water FestivalThe Spring of 2018 was full of great happenings for our Environmental Education program including the Children's Water Festival and the Salishan ECO Camp. Learn more about them here...

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Mar 01

Students at Work: White River High School

Posted on March 1, 2018 at 10:44 AM by Allan Warren

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White River High School Sustainability Class visits the South Prairie Creek Preserve.

On a beautiful crisp December afternoon, White River High School students and their professor Todd Miller, joined Pierce Conservation District employees for an exploration of the South Prairie Creek Preserve. The students spent the first part of their visit learning about salmon ecology, floodplain restoration and how the current efforts to restore the South Prairie Creek Preserve will improve spawning habitat for Pacific Salmon species.

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Mar 01

Busy Spring Season Ahead for EE Program

Posted on March 1, 2018 at 10:33 AM by Allan Warren

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Students observe samples of life from the stream during a field trip.

The spring season is upon us, and PCD’s Environmental Education team always looks forward to this time of year because it means field trips for local schools. We are excited to get outdoors with students and work with them to test water quality, collect life from the stream, and generally experience the natural surroundings of our area.

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