April 29, 2011
Join DNR on walks, tours, paddles and other fun activities in natural area gems throughout Washington
Field outings highlight natural areas from May 7 – 14
OLYMPIA – To celebrate Natural Area Appreciation Week 2011, the state Department of Natural Resources will offer several activities for the public at natural areas throughout the state. Hike in a beautiful oak forest preserve, see the panorama from eagle peak, learn about bats, paddle a river on tour, hike through a salt marsh, and more.
Each public opportunity is guided by DNR natural area managers or scientists and highlights a different Natural Resources Conservation Area (NRCA) or Natural Area Preserve (NAP) that is managed by DNR. There also are a few of our partners’ offerings.
Check this list for an event near you! (71KB PDF)
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