The Seattle Parks Trails Program creates and maintains miles and miles of trails that run through our natural areas. Forest Stewards have to take trails into consideration when doing their restoration work, specifically around planting. You can read the most recent Forest Stewards Trail Corridor Best Management Practices to learn more.
Washington Native Pollinator Plant Lists (Matthew Schwartz) (it is a workbook, so look for tabs at the bottom for different habitat types)
Identifying native and invasive maples
Distinguishing between giant hogweed, poison hemlock, and cow parsnip
Identifying native and invasive cherry
Identifying native and invasive hawthorns
Winter Twig Identification
Native Plant Winter Twig ID Booklet
Invasive Pest in Northwest Forests
Invasive and Noxious Weed Management
Are you a Forest Steward with an active restoration project that has invasive trees or plants that need herbicide treatment? Fill out the herbicide request form to get it addressed by professional crews.