Shadow Lake Nature Preserve


Stewardship - Shadow Lake Nature Preserve

Help SHADOW beautify our 100 acre preserve and wetland bog by maintaining trails, removing invasive weeds, and pruning native species.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)

Restoration Work Parties take place Saturdays from 10am to 1pm at SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve (21656 184th Ave SE, Renton WA 98058).  

Restoration Work Parties take place Saturdays from 10 am to 1 pm at SHADOW Lake Nature Preserve. No previous experience or tools are required, simply arrive with weather-proof clothing for working outside, a water bottle, and a smile. Please be aware that you may encounter muddy areas and plants with thorns. These events are held, rain or shine! 

This week after our Restoration Work Party we will be hosting a Volunteer Appreciation Lunch for all of the volunteers who helped us out this past year. Feel free to stay after we finish up work, the event will go from 1-3 pm, and lunch will be provided! 


participants will earn:


Shadow Lake Nature Preserve

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

The Ten Essentials

Tools, helmets work gloves and eye protection are provided.

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