Spring 2013 Work Parties
Come join NSEA for our spring work party season and help restore streamside habitat for salmon. All work parties are on Saturdays from 9am – 12pm. We’ll bring the tools and gloves – all you have to do is wear sturdy shoes and weather- appropriate clothing. No need to sign up in advance – just sign in at the blue NSEA tent. Bring your friends, family and your enthusiasm and we’ll see you at the creek!
Questions? email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 715-0283
MARCH 9th - SILVER CREEK
Join NSEA and the Whatcom Conservation District in restoring chum and coho salmon habitat on Silver Creek! Come plant native trees and shrubs at this new restoration site. Parking is available at Whatcom Day Academy on Northwest Drive. Look for NSEA signs and shuttle. Click here for map.
MARCH 16th - FIR CREEK
Help NSEA and Whatcom Land Trust improve kokanee habitat on Fir Creek! Come plant native trees and shrubs and remove fencing on the beautiful Ladies of the Lake property! From Bellingham, head East on Lakeway Dr. (Lakeway Dr. will turn nnto Terrace Ave N., then Cable St., and finally Lake Whatcom Blvd.). Follow Lake Whatcom Blvd for about 7 miles, keep left at the fork. Look for NSEA signs for parking. Click here for map.
MARCH 23rd - SQUALICUM CREEK
Join NSEA and Bellingham Cold Storage along Squalicum Creek to help remove invasive species, mulch existing plants, and pick up trash! Parking is available at Cornwall Park along the Guide-Meridian in Bellingham. Look for NSEA signs. Click here for map.
APRIL 6th - TERRELL CREEK
Help NSEA restore habitat for coho and chum salmon by planting native trees and shrubs along Terrell Creek. From Bellingham, head north on I-5 until exit #266/Grandview. Head west for about 7 miles, take a right onto Jackson Rd. Parking is available in the parking lot at the former Birch Bay Bible Church on the left. Look for NSEA signs. Click here for map.
APRIL 13th - WHATCOM CREEK
Help NSEA and Bellingham Parks remove invasive species, plant and mulch to improve salmon habitat at Maritime Heritage Park! Meet at the north end of C Street, near the fish hatchery; access from Holly Street. Look for NSEA signs for parking. Click here for map.
APRIL 20th EARTH DAY! - LANDINGSTRIP CREEK
APRIL 27th - NSEA NURSERY
Join NSEA staff and our Washington Conservation Corps crew as we ready the nursery for the summer season! Help us
June 8th - Padden Creek
Help NSEA and Bellingham Parks remove invasive species and spread mulch to improve salmon habitat at Happy Valley Park! Meet at the Happy Valley Shelter! Look for NSEA signs.