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Backyard Conservation

Backyard Conservation is an annual six-week program offered each spring featuring: Native Plants, Environmentally Friendly Garden Practices, Integrated Pest Management (IPM), Composting, Building Healthy Soils, Managing Invasive Plants, Gardening for Wildlife, Introduction to Low Impact Development/Rain Gardens, and MORE! Training provided by local experts! Participants learn the principles of how to create beautiful landscapes that benefit humans, animals, stream health and the home at a time!

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This program is held in partnership with

the cities of Anacortes, Burlington, Mount Vernon, Sedro-Woolley, and Skagit County 

Native Plant and Pollinator Resources

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All land on earth is a watershed. Our activities affect our health, the health of our homes, and everything around us. Hear from experts and on the topics of “rainwise” gardening, Native plants, landscaping for wildlife, Integrated Pest Management, Invasive Weeds, Composting, and more..

Learn the principles of how to make your home a place of beauty

that benefits humans, animals, watersheds, and the environment.

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