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Lake Boren Restoration Project
Thank You, Volunteers!
March 22, 2014


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Lake Boren Restoration Project
Project in Partnership with the YMCA Earth Service Corps
March 1st, 2014


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King Conservation District Annual Plant Sale & Community Fair
Weed Warriors Host Kids' Environmental Activity Booth

March 1st, 2014


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"The Buzz about Mason Bees"
Help your city become a Wildlife Habitat Community
King County Library in Newcastle
February 15th, 2014

Presenter, WSU Master Gardener Missy Anderson


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Building and Placing 10 Birdhouses

Newcastle's Hazelwood Park
Igor's Eagle Scout Project
February 8th, 2014

Thanks, Igor and Troop 626, for a Great Wildlife Project!


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Northwest Flower & Garden Show
Weed Warriors host booth with the National Wildlife Federation
Feb. 5th - 9th, 2014

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Battling Blackberries in Lake Boren Park

January 25th, 2014

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"Ponds and Water Features for Backyard Wildlife"
by Jim Bramlet of Eastside Pond Building

Help your City become a Wildlife Habitat Community
King County Library in Newcastle
January 18th, 2014


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Santa, Ranger Rick, & "Wildlife" Living Tree
Newcastle's HomeStreet Bank
December 14, 2013


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Santa and "Wildlife" Living Tree
Newcastle's Key Bank
December 6th & 7th, 2013

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Volunteers Prepare for the Holidays
Living Tree Program & U-Take Santa Photos

November 30th, 2013


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Newcastle Arbor Day
China Creek Restoration Area
October 26, 2013


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Salmon Habitat Program
Scavenger Hunt in May Creek Open Space Park
October 12, 2013


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Salmon Habitat Project
Hazelwood Neighborhood In Newcastle
Learning about Salmon in May Creek
September 21, 2013


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Knotweed Workshop
September 21, 2013
Press Release: Newcastle Controls Invasive Knotweed along Boren Creek
"Thank you, " to all sponsors and participants who made this workshop possible!



City of Newcastle Receives Grant from KCD for Knotweed Control on Boren Creek

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May Creel Trail Dedication
September 15th, 2013


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Newcastle 5K
September 8th, 2013
"Contgrats!" to Weed Warrior Jeff Hansen taking 1st Place in his Age Group


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Petting Zoo Hosted by Weed Warriors
Kids Experience Farm Animals and Wildlife Up-Close
Sept 7th, 2013


Weed Warriors Receive Grant from KCD for Petting Zoo at Newcastle Days
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Imagine Your Community...
A Wildlife Habitat
2013 - 2014 Team Members

August 24th, 2013



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Scout Evan's Eagle Project
"Thank you," to Evan and Troop 626 for refurbishing
the the second section of the walking trail in the Newcastle Historic Cemetery!
July 13, 2013


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Scout Cameron's Eagle Project
"Thank you," to Cameron and Troop 499 for refurbishing
the first section of the walking trail in the Newcastle Historic Cemetery!

June 15th, 2013


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Community Wellness Day
Lake Boren Park
Thank you to Dr. Melinda Maxwell and Staff of the Chiropractic Wellness Center of Newcastle
for creating this fun event focusing on health and wellness!
June 1st, 2013

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Newcastle Historic Cemetery
Clean-up for Memorial Day
May 25th, 2013


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Newcastle Historic Cemetery
Clean-up for Memorial Day
May 18th, 2013


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Puget Sound Starts Here Night with the Mariners
Seattle SODO District, Pioneer Square and Safeco Field

Flash Mob Dance with Bert the Salmon, Weed Warriors, & EcoNet
Saturday, May 11th, 2013 at 5:00 PM


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Garden with native plants and be water and wildlife-wise.
Get started this weekend.

Washington Native Plant Society's sale  
Saturday, May 11th, 2013
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
 Mercerdale Park, Mercer Island
Weed Warrior Host Booth with information on invasive weeds.


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YMCA Healthy Kids Day
April 27, 2013


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5th Annual Earth Day
Lake Boren Park
April 20th, 2013

Celebrating Native Wildlife
Certify Your Yard as a Native Wildlife Habitat*
& "Do Some Good For Your 'Hood!
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*Native Wildlife Federation Project with the City of Newcastle


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Earth Day Poster Project
March 30th, 2013


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Weed Warriors Survey
Invasive Weeds in Newcastle Historic Cemetery
March 16th, 2013


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Battling Blackberries in Boren Park
February 9th, 2013

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Holiday Gift Wrapping
Volunteers Wrapped Gifts
Newcastle Key Bank
December 21, 2012



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Holiday Gift Wrapping
Volunteers Wrapped Gifts &
Santa Posed for Pictures

Newcastle Key Bank
December 15, 2012


Newport Hills Holiday Bazaar
Volunteers Host Kid's Corner
and Gift Wrapping

Nov 17, 2012




Lake Boren Park Restoration
Himalayan Blackberry Removal
November 10, 2012
Thanks to all of the Warrior Volunteers
who Battled Blackberries in Lake Boren Park!



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Tree Planting in Honor of Arbor Day
October 13, 2012
Newcastle's May Creek Open Space
Volunteers planted 350 trees, shrubs and ferns
Thanks, Volunteers!


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Knotweed Workshop
Controlling Knotweed to Save Salmon Habitat
Lake Boren Park and Bartrum Station on the May Creek Trail
Sept 22, 2012


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Stewards & Volunteers Celebrate
Newcastle Days
Weed Warriors, Newcastle Trails,
Newcastle Historical Society
& King County Noxious Weed Program

......... connecting with today's youth for tomorrow's future
Sept 8th, 2012


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Knotweed Survey of May Creek
Weed Warriors Mark GPS Locations of Knotweed Stands
July 28, 2012

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"Cool Bugs" Control Project
Weed Warriors & Cinnabar Moth Caterpillars Help Control Tansy
July 14, 2012


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Blackberry Removal Project
Boren Park
June 10, 2012

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National Trails Day Walk
June 2, 2012


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Clean-up of Historic Newcastle Cemetery
May 26th and 27th, 2012


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Honey Creek Clean-Up
May Creek Open Space

May 12, 2012

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Healthy Kids Day
Coal Creek YMCA
April 28th, 2012

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Newcastle Earth Day
Lake Boren Park
April 21, 2012

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Ivy Removal in May Creek Open Space
March 31, 2012

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Lake Boren Park Restoration Project
Project Area along the Utility Access Road
March 24th, 2012


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Lake Boren Park Restoration Project
March 10, 2012

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Lake Boren Park Restoration Project
February 25, 2012

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Lake Boren Park Restoration Project
February 11, 2012


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Lake Boren Park Restoration Project
Windfall Clean-Up from Wind, Ice & Snow Storm
January 28, 2012


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Lake Boren Park Restoration Project
Blackberry Removal
January 14, 2012


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Holiday Art Contest

Congratulations to Jane Bell and Ken Vensel!
Thank you to Imelda Dulcich Public Relations Firm for sponsoring the event!


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Holiday Gift Wrapping 2011

Hazen Earth Corp Club offered Gift Wrapping,
making the Holidays a little less stressful.
Thank you to Newcastle Dentistry and Peaceful Agreements, for the use
the foyer at the Newcastle Professional Building for this community service event.



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Boren Park Restoration Site
Blackberries Retreat and Board Members Declare Victory!
November 12, 2011


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Pacific Lutheran University
Students & Alumni Habitat Restoration Project
November 5th, 2011


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Newcastle Arbor Day Tree Planting
May Creek Open Space
October 8th, 2011

"Planting a Tree for the Next Generation"


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Knotweed Removal Project
May Creek Trail at the Historic Bartrum Station
Sept. 17th, 2011

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Hazelwood Trail Tansy Project
July 23rd , 2011

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Hazelwood Park Restoration Project
June 11th & 12th, 2011

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Invasive English Holly Survey
May Creek Trail
June 4th, 2011


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Ivy Removal & Trail Building
Newcastle Historic Cemetery
May 21st, 2011

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Ivy Removal on the Cross Town Trail
May 14th, 2011



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Earth Day in Lake Boren Park
April 23rd, 2011


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Boren Park Blackberry Removal
April 9th, 2011

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Boren Park Blackberry Removal
March 26th, 2011

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Boren Park Blackberry Removal
March 12th , 2011

Definitely A Cold and Very Wet Day! Continual Rain...
So glad for the Shelter in Lake Boren Park.
Impromptu Class and Discussion Topic: Noxious Wee
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Boren Park Blackberry Removal
Feb. 19th, 2011

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Boren Park Blackberry Removal
Feb. 12th, 2011

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Hazelwood Park Blackberry Removal
January 15th, 2011

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Hazelwood Park Blackberry Removal
January 8th, 2011

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2010 Holiday Gift Wrapping
" T hank You!" ...to Newcastle Dentistry & Peaceful Agreements
who provided the space in the Newcastle Professional Center, downtown Newcastle,
& to the Newport Hills Community Association who hosted the first annual
Newport Hills Bazaar in the old Drug Store at the Newport Shopping Plaza.
These were two great venues for the Gift Wrapping Events!


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Ivy Removal at Hazelwood Park
Nov 13th, 2010

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Restoration Site Weeding
Boren Park
October 23rd, 2010


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Arbor Day Tree Planting
May Creek Open Space
October 9th, 2010

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"Knock-Out" Knotweed Workshop
Boren Park
Sept 18th, 2010


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Trail "Grooming" for the Newcastle 5K
August 21st, 2010



Knotweed Survey in May Creek Open Space
June 2010, including earlier photos from 2009
May Creek, Boren Creek, and Bartrum Station in Newcastle
May Creek along Jones Street and Honey Creek in Renton


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Lake Boren Restoration Project
Scout Cory Black of Troop 626
June 26th, 2010

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Scotch Broom Removal
Boren Park - June 12th, 2010

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Hazelwood Trail Dedication
National Trails Day - June 5th, 2010

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Newcastle Historical Cemetery
Spring Clean-Up & Trail Grooming with Scout Troop 499
May 8th, 2010



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Newcastle "Goes Green" Earth Day Event
Lake Boren Park - April 24th, 2010

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Blackberry Removal & Habitat Restoration
Earth Day, April 24th, 2010
Himalayan Blackberry Removal & Restoration
by Eagle Scout Candidate Peter Delbrueck
and Bellevue Scout Troop #626


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Boren Park Restoration Project
April 11th, 2010

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Hazelwood Park Restoration Project
March 13th, 2010

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Coal Creek Family YMCA
Ivy Removal & Restoration Project - Feb 20th, 2010

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Boren Park
Blackberry Removal - February 13th, 2010


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Boren Park
Blackberry Removal - January 2010

 

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Hazelwood Park
Blackberry & Holly Removal - Nov. 14th, 2009


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Boren Park
Blackberry Removal - Oct. 2009



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Arbor Day 2009
Tree Planting with the City of Newcastle


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Newcastle Days - September 2009


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Newcastle 5K Run Trail Preparation
Aug 22, 2009


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Hazelwood Park - June 2009
Blackberry Removal


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Highlands Trail - June 2009

Scotch Broom Removal


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Windtree Park - May 2009
Yellow Archangel Removal


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Lake Boren - April 18, 2009
Earth Day Project
Blackberry Removal


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Hazelwood Park - March 21-22, 2009
Blackberry Removal & Habitat Restoration


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Hazelwood Park - March 2009
Habitat Restoration with Native Species Plants


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Hazelwood Park - Feb 2009
Invasive Weed Removal  -  Blackberry & Ivy

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Newcastle Tralee Trail - Jan 2009

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Knotweed Removal Project
Lake Boren Park - July 2008


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Newcastle Historical Cemetery - 2008
A Designated Historical Landmark
Ivy Removal and Restoration Project
Began in February of 2008


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Newcastle Weed Warriors Host
Invasive Weed Information Booth
Newcastle Days - 2008