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Category Archive for 'Wildlife'

Amazing Beaver Sighting

Lewis Johnson was lucky enough to catch a photo of a beaver swimming in Yesler Swamp. Here’s his story and the extraordinary pictures Lewis shared with us: On September 28, I searched for the Barred Owl in the swamp near dusk. After traversing the back trail through Sidles Swamp, I wandered out along the west […]

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Behold, the video of the January swamp walk! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktS37nrS14M&hl=en_US&fs=1&color1=0x234900&color2=0x4e9e00] Featuring Professor Kern Ewing as our guide,  neighborhood participation, and discussion of avenues for community outreach. Cinematography and production by Jim Compton.

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Planning And Design On January 11, Friends of Yesler Swamp Trail filed an application with the Seattle Department of Neighborhoods for a grant to hire a professional team to design the Yesler Swamp Trail. As soon as the professionals have been selected, a detailed planning and design process will begin. There will be at least […]

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UBNA Management Plan

The April 2009 Union Bay Natural Area (UBNA) draft management plan is nearly final as linked on our blogroll: Union Bay Natural Area. The Yesler Swamp Trail lies on 6 acres University property just east of the Center for Urban Horticulture parking lot and the lagoon as specified as the East Basin Area (G) in […]

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