Blackberry Bonanza

Blackberry Bonanza

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 little more delicious. Removing...
Citizen Science in Seattle

Citizen Science in Seattle

What is citizen science? Citizen science is a way for volunteers to participate in the collection of scientific data. The data collected are often used for large-scale projects, where it would be impossible for professional scientists to collect all the necessary...