This spring, CDLT is launching a new weed hand-pulling volunteer project at our newly acquired Lower Sleepy Hollow Preserve.
Wenatchee River Valley
Controlling over 20 species of noxious weeds is one of our toughest stewardship duties. The timing of weed control treatments depends on the stage of plant growth and favorable weather conditions so we keep a flexible schedule.
Many dates from late April to July. Controlling over 20 species of noxious weeds is one of our toughest stewardship duties. Timing of weed control treatments depends on stage of plant growth and favorable weather conditions so we keep a flexible schedule.
Weeds are ubiquitous and often overlooked in botanical forays. A closer look reveals that many weeds on our Washington State Noxious Weed List are actually still rare in our county.
Undeveloped floodplain in the Lower Wenatchee River is scarce and incredibly important. This property was at risk of becoming a new flood-prone subdivision. Instead, this preserve will continue to provide vital side channels used by juvenile salmon to hide from predators and feed as they journey downstream to the ocean.
WENATCHEE — Preserving the environment for future generations.
by Pete O'Cain, Wenatchee World
CASHMERE — The Chelan-Douglas Land Trust has helped save more than 2,000 acres in Hay and Nahahum Canyon near Cashmere for public use.
In just a few weeks, the Wenatchee Valley will celebrate what has become an unofficial holiday around here: The opening of the Wenatchee Foothills Trails on April 1.