WASHINGTON, King CD – With the help of a $25,000 grant from the King Conservation District, the Bellevue Botanical Garden has made some improvements to promote the appreciation of native plants. This spring the Botanical Garden completed upgrades to the Native Discovery Garden, a section of the property […]
WASHINGTON, King CD – Wildfires are unpredictable, but one community in Redmond is part of a program that teaches people how to adapt to living with wildfires and to take action to prevent losses. “Primarily, it focuses on protection of homes,” said Marth Christensen, who recently assumed the […]
Conservation district educates Kirkland residents on responsible stewardship and shoreline restoration
WASHINGTON, King CD – The King Conservation District (KCD) partnered with Lake Washington Christian Church in Kirkland to educate residents on the importance of sustainability and responsible stewardship on June 26. The event allowed residents to tour a 2.5-acre shoreline restoration project that was once taken over by […]
WASHINGTON, King CD — Washington’s Green River has been plagued with development, forcing flood control measures that hurt salmon habitat, along with pollution and trash dumping. The hope is that by creating new portions of the river through side channels, and re-routing the nearby road, the Green River […]
WASHINGTON, King CD — The King Conservation District invites you to attend a FREE workshop developed for property owners along the marine shorelines of King County. The workshop will provide participants with an opportunity to learn about the ecological, geological and vegetation management issues associated with owning property […]
WASHINGTON – A Kent parking lot has turned into a sustainable urban garden where refugees and immigrants can grow the foods that remind them of home.