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.
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 […]
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 […]