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From the Blog

Blackberry Bonanza

Here at the Green Seattle Partnership most of the time removing aggressive Himalayan blackberry involves cutting thorny canes, digging up brainy-looking roots, and suppressing regrowth with thick layers of mulch.  This time of year, for just a few weeks, the work gets...

A Berry Tasty Time in the Forest

The summer months make for a "berry" tasty time out in the forest. Walking through Seattle's parks at the start of summer, you can easily spot the peachy colors of salmonberry fruit hiding in the foliage; while later in the summer, you start to notice the deep-blue...

Let’s Practice Plant Identification

At its bleeding heart, the Green Seattle Partnership depends on the hard work of nearly 200 volunteer Forest Stewards who manage a section of a public natural area. Stewards remove invasive vegetation, manage community volunteers and install Pacific Northwest native...