Conserving, Restoring, and Stewarding Natural Resources of Pierce County
Our Conservation Committee is focused on protecting the best remaining habitats important to local birds and wildlife, including:
Restoring urban habitats through volunteer efforts via Morse Force, Thelma Gilmur Grubbers and the Adriana Hess Park Stewards.
Advocating for better environmental protections of Puget Sound and marine and freshwater shorelines.
Engaging volunteers in Community Science.
2019 WORK PLAN PROJECTS
With Citizens for Healthy Bay we opposed the methanol plant at Port of Tacoma, and learned more about subplan that the City, Port of Tacoma and Puyallup Tribe are creating for the future development of the Port
IN PIERCE COUNTY
Lake Kapowsin Aquatic Reserve was created by the Dept of Natural Resources with the support of Forterra and Tahoma Audubon Society
CONSERVATION COMMITTEE MEETINGS
You are invited to attend our monthly meetings.
Learn more and become involved in any of these issues. We currently meet on the last Wednesday of the month at 6:30 p.m. at the University of Puget Sound in Thompson Hall, room 297.
Conservation Committee chair is Kirk Kirkland.
Since our founding in 1969, our members have helped conserve and restore important habitats such as:
Bresemann Forest at Sprinker Recreation Center
Chambers Creek Park