• Save Seattle’s Exceptional Trees from New ADU’s!

    Please sign this petition to help protect Seattle’s Trees! Petition by Treepac Board Member Richard Ellison, MS Botany (click link to sign) The City of Seattle wants to encourage single family homeowners to build additional ADU’s (accessary dwelling units, sometimes called mother-in-law units), both attached and unattached. Currently, you can build one or the other, […]

  • Food Bank!

    So I’ve been volunteering at the U District Food Bank over on Roosevelt (right across the street from decades-long fave store Scarecrow Video) – was there today watering, thought I’d throw up some pics – looks like a bountiful harvest coming later this summer! You can click on a pic for an even bigger image… […]

  • Boom!

    Bring. IT. From The Seattle Times: King County sues big oil companies for downplaying global warming E. Fudd

  • Protect Seattle’s Trees!

    Dear Mayor Durkan and Seattle City Council Members, We urge you to take action now to strengthen significantly Seattle’s tree ordinance to protect our trees and urban forest. Seattle’s urban forest is an integral and vital part of Seattle. The urban forest provides many benefits to those living in our city, including (but certainly not […]

  • Seals of Lead?

    terrible! From Seattle Met: Who Is Shooting Seattle’s Sea Lions? E. Fudd

  • woo hoo!

    From the Seattle Times: Neighbor saves 80-acre Winterbrook Farm near Issaquah from redevelopment “….Winterbrook Farm and its 80 acres of pastures, wetlands and wildlife habitat near Issaquah will be purchased by a couple who own adjacent land and plan to preserve it as open space. The Issaquah School Board approved the sale Friday afternoon in […]

  • nice!

    from last summer, just came across this now… BREAKING: Mayor says city will keep Myers Way Parcels, instead of selling; Councilmember Herbold ‘pleased’ E. Fudd

  • So…so….sad….!

    Seattle has lost one of the great ones. We here at PlantAmnesty are deeply saddened to have to announce the sudden and unexpected death of Cass Turnbull, while vacationing in Hawaii with her husband. She suffered a fatal heart attack after a swim. She was the power, the energy, the humor and the magic behind […]

  • Cougar on Vashon?

    Pretty cool…. From Crosscut: How does a cougar end up on Vashon Island? E. Fudd

  • Pine Time!

    as in PROTECT. West Seattle neighbors putting up a fight to protect ponderosa pine The ponderosa pine located in the middle of the side yard of 3038 39th Ave SW isn’t just any old tree. It’s more than 90 years old, stretches higher than 100 feet up in the sky and has become a favorite […]