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May 2013
May 2013

Wed. 8 May, 2013

Trail Tales Docent Meeting (Wed. 8 May, 2013 9:30 am - 2:30 pm)

Wednesday, May 8            Location: Fidalgo Bay RV Park

9:30 – 10:00         Intro/announcements                                                               Nancy

10 – 11                   Seagrass & Eelgrass Studies                                                      Sylvia Yang

11 – 11:30             Trestle walk  a -0.2’ tide at 10:39am                                       (Sylvia?)

11:30 – 12:15       BREAK - LUNCH

12:15 – 12:45       Native & introduced plants                                                       Mary R

12:45 – 1:30         Walk prep discussion for May/June walks                             Nancy and Leaders

1:30 – 2:30            Practice walk: Plants on trail                                                    Ann and Mary

Sat. 11 May, 2013

Trail Walk - Mill History (Sat. 11 May, 2013 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm)

A guided walk on the Tommy Thompson Trail leaving from the intersection of the trail with 34th Street in Anacortes. 

Subject:  Working Waterfront - Anacortes Mill History

Docents:  Betty Carteret, Gerri Gunn, Mike Mohundro

Join us to learn more about the history of logging in Skagit County, log boom operations in Fidalgo Bay, and the mills that operated along the shoreline focusing on the plywood mill site at 34th Street.

Wed. 15 May, 2013

Trail Walk - Native & Introduced Plants (Wed. 15 May, 2013 10:00 am - 12:00 pm)

Join us for a walk on the Tommy Thompson Trail to learn about the native and introduced plants that are common along the trail.  You'll have the opportunity to learn about the plants, their life stories, and cultural uses.

Docents:  Ann Dursch and Mary Rose

Meet at the TT Trail crossing at the Fidalgo RV Park.


Tue. 21 May, 2013

Trail Tales Docent Meeting (Tue. 21 May, 2013 9:30 am - 12:30 pm)

9:30 – 12:30pm  Walk prep / developing programs                                          Nancy and Group planning

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