Earth Day in action: Greening and cleaning White Center wetland

April 22nd, 2013 Tracy Posted in Environment, White Center news, Wildlife 2 Comments »

A beautiful Earth Day at the White Center Pond wetlands! Thanks to Gill for sharing photos, including a Washington Conservation Corps member who was out with a group doing cleanup and planting as part of ongoing restoration work here.

Some of the local wildlife posed with the new plantings, too:

The mallards (above) were joined by Canada geese:

The pond is not only a functional wetland, but also helps the area handle stormwater.

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Video: Coyote sighting in White Center Heights Park

February 16th, 2012 Tracy Posted in White Center news, Wildlife 2 Comments »

Coyotes are not as rare in this area as some might think, yet they’re still a startling, sometimes mesmerizing sight. Ted Johnson caught one on camera while driving by White Center Heights Park.

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