Go batty with White Center talk on October 25th

October 12th, 2014 Tracy Posted in White Center news, Wildlife Comments Off

Thanks to Michelle for tweeting that announcement, which we probably wouldn’t have heard about otherwise – McLendon Hardware in White Center invites you to learn about bats, 11 am October 25th. Just in time for Halloween .. but they’re not as scary as you think! More info here.

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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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