Moss Workshop Field Trip - Seattle

Field trip: Moss Workshop

Moss Workshop Field Trip - Seattle - Redmond Watershed Preserve

We will learn about moss and lichen identification using visual keys for common mosses in our area.

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  • For Beginners (Getting Started Series)
  • Mileage: 2.5 mi
  • Elevation Gain: 200 ft

Redmond Watershed Preserve Parking Lot at 8:30 am.  We will finish by 12:00.

Mosses are prevalent and glowing in our forested areas during the winter and fall. We will learn how to identify common mosses in our area and will share a field trip to identify them together. If you are a Naturalist Leader and having difficulty registering for a field trip, please email Danielle at


instructors will earn:


Redmond Watershed Preserve

Required Equipment

Required Equipment

A magnifying loupe of at least 10 power is suggested. In addition to the 10 Essentials (please be prepared to move at a slow pace), be prepared for rain.  A camera is also useful for taking close up photos of the mosses.

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