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The following is a list of the Conservancy's activities. Some are available to members only, and some require reservations. Click one of the links below for a list of events, or scroll down.

Click on an event highlighted in blue to immediately find out more. For more information

or to sign up, please call the office at (360) 373-3500.


Membership Activities

April 30
6:00 - 9:00 pm
Spring Dinner at Kiana Lodge, Poulsbo
Sept 19
9:00 - 11:00 am
Petersen Farm Dedication, Silverdale
Sept 27
2:00 - 4:00 pm
Property Tour, Gig Harbor
Oct 11
5:00 - 7:00 pm
Conservancy Reception

Outdoor Activities Program - Open to the Public

September 27
2:00 - 4:00 pm

Sehmel Homestead Park Walk

Gig Harbor, all ages.



10 am - 2 pm

Chico Creek Salmon Walk

Join us for Kitsap Salmon Tours, all ages.



Volunteer Opportunities - Open to the Public


Partner Activities

Clear Creek Trail

Salmon in the Classroom Field Trips

March 10, 11, 12, 18, 20, 24, 25, 27

Volunteer to help Kitsap elementary students plant trees along Clear Creek as part of this salmon rearing and release program

Clear Creek Trail

Discovery Play Days offer hands-on learning and outdoor fun for young children and their parents.

Tuesdays, 10 - noon:

  June 24 – Wetlands, Interpretive Center

  July 15 – Low Tide, Silverdale Waterfront Park

  August 12 – Wildlife, Ridgetop Pavilion

Directions to Clear Creek Interpretive Center

Clear Creek Trail

Beach Seining at Old Mill Park

Join Suquamish Tribe fisheries biologist Paul Dorn to find out what's living in the nearshore environment near the mouth of Clear Creek

Contact Clear Creek Trail for dates

Cowling Creek Forest Preserve
Cowling Creek Forest Preserve

Cowling Creek Forest Stewardship – Feb 28

Help improve wildlife habitat on Cowling Creek Forest Preserve. Volunteers are needed to move downed trees Satuday, Feb 28, 9 am - noon. Meet at Cowling Creek Center (20238 Miller Bay RD NE). Wear gloves and sturdy boots. RSVP

Cowling Creek Forest Preserve

Cowling Creek Forest Stewardship – March 7

Plant trees and understory plants to improve habitat on Cowling Creek Forest Preserve. Saturday, March 7, 9 am - noon. Meet at Cowling Creek Center (20238 Miller Bay RD NE). Wear gloves and bring your favorite shovel. RSVP

Kingston Parks & Trails

Kingston Trail Maintenance Days 2015

Carpenter Lake Preserve, Feb 28

GPC/PUD Trails, April 25

Quiet Place Park, June 27

Eglon Trail, Aug 22

White Horse Trail, Oct 24



Please contact the office at (360) 373-3500 for other opportunities!

To learn about internship opportunities, click here.



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