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Working Forest Weyerhaeuser Hike: West Tiger

July 22 @ 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free

Ara Erickson, VP of Corporate Sustainability at Weyerhaeuser, will share her experience and perspective on the role of working forests — what a working forest provides, what it does, and how it’s managed. She will talk about the gradient of lands — urban to suburban to rural to wild — and how forests fit into our world, or rather how we fit into theirs. Ara will discuss the varying objectives of working forests, from public and private to small and large, and she’ll talk through how Weyerhaeuser works to protect habitat, wildlife, water and the countless other benefits that forests provide. Q & A will be welcome throughout the hike.

Mileage: 5.0 miles
Elevation: 2100ft.
Approx. Time: 4 hours
Hike Leader: Ara Erickson, VP of Corporate Sustainability at Weyerhaeuser & Hannah Wheeler, Communications and Community Engagement Manager, IATC

Registration required for participation

Details

Date:
July 22
Time:
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.issaquahalps.org/schedule/2021/7/22/working-forest-weyerhaeuser-hike-west-tiger

Organizer

Issaquah Alps Trails Club
Phone:
844-392-4282
Email:
contact@issaquahalps.org
Website:
https://www.issaquahalps.org/