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COVID-19 and keeping our community safe

Updated 3/27/2020 at 5:16 PM Most of us have been impacted by the spread of the novel coronavirus and COVID-19...


Book Review: Nature's Best Hope by Doug Tallamy

Nature’s Best Hope:  A New Approach to Conservation that Starts in Your Yard Douglas W. Tallamy Timber Press, 2020, 254...


Planting the Burke's first camas bulbs

“We all have the responsibility to protect this way of life, to protect this Mother Earth.” – Connie McCloud, Puyallup...


Welcoming Wilman!

Every year Oxbow hosts one or more graduate students from Oregon State University who are pursuing research in native plant...


FLOODED OXBOW FIELDS

After the flood - October, 2019

Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center is adjacent to the Snoqualmie River, a vital waterway that flows from the Cascade Mountains...


Who are you as an Eater?

“Who are you as an Eater?” That’s what Oxbow asked 13 middle schoolers from Seattle’s Bush School in May of...


Oxbow welcomes a new AmeriCorps service member to the Education Team!

In an innovative partnership program spearheaded by CommonThreads in Bellingham, Oxbow is part of a state-wide food educators Mega Team...


Students learn about Native Plants at Oxbow

STEM Learning on a Farm

You’ve probably heard the term “STEM” tossed around lately, especially if you’re involved in education or have school-aged children. In...


knotweed

How do you solve a problem like knotweed?

Coming together to tackle knotweed: A community forum Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center is holding a series of tours and...


Local food = better body fuel!

As we shift into the first full month of spring, it’s the perfect time to think about all of the...