lAKE sAMMAMISH sTATE Park
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Washington State Parks and the Mountains to Sound Greenway are partnering together on the multi-year restoration of Lake Sammamish State Park. The State Park provides important habitat for several species of salmon, many birds – including bald eagles, great blue herons, and red tailed hawks – and a wide variety of amphibians, insects and other wildlife, making this a great spot not only for recreating but for wildlife viewing opportunities as well. In 2016, the Greenway and State Parks began work along Sunset Beach to create more diverse habitat and open up recreation along the lakeshore. Along the beach, volunteers will be contributing to the Greenway Trust's effort to reestablish native plant communities and prevent invasive species growth.
All training provided - no experience necessary. Thanks for coming out!
What to Expect
Participants should be ready to be outdoors and on their feet all day, work hard, get dirty, and have fun! Pay special attention to the packing list below—even if it is nice out where you live, the weather can be very different at the project site.
What to Bring
For safety, volunteers are required to wear:
Long pants made of sturdy material
Sturdy, close-toed shoes
In addition, it is recommend that participants bring:
Warm layers, especially during the fall, winter, and spring
Big sack lunch
Long sleeved shirt
At least one full water bottle
Small daypack for lunch, extra layers, etc…
From I-90, take Exit 15. Follow signs for Lake Sammamish State Park, and go north on 17th Ave NW. Turn left onto NW Sammamish Rd. The entrance to Lake Sammamish State Park will be on your right in about one half mile. Continue straight toward Sunset Beach parking lot - look for Greenway event signs and staff.
Click here to get a parking pass for the event.