********2014 Fall Plant Sale*******
Saturday, September 6th 2014
8:00 A.M. to noon
1522 South 18th Avenue, Yakima WA
The North Yakima Conservation District will be selling surplus conservation plants in a one day, open house. The plants are containerized in 1-3 gallon pots and will be served on a first-come first-serve basis. All pots will be $5.oo a piece.
A combination of deciduous and evergreen trees, shrubs, and wildflowers will be made available. The majority of species are native to our area except for a few non-native species which are ideal to function as windbreaks.
Many conservation benefits are derived from the vegetation
- Soil Stabilization
- Shade, cover, habitat
- Wildlife food source
- Wind and energy reduction
- A source of clean oxygen
- Beauty and aesthetics
For more information call the office at: 509-454-5736 ext. 5
The mission of the North Yakima Conservation District is to make available technical, financial and educational resources to meet the conservation needs of the citizens who occupy and use the natural resources within our District.
The vision of the North Yakima Conservation District is to foster, tutor and realize a community that is rich in natural resource stewardship, enhancement and protection, both in ethic and in practice.
We serve: landowners; land users; land occupiers; the local community; stakeholders; natural resource users; governmental entities; interest groups; and all the people within NYCD.
We exist to promote and maintain best use(s) of natural resources; to achieve good stewardship of natural resources; to enhance, sustain and protect natural resources; to educate those we serve; and because NYCD willingly implements RCW 89.08.
2:00 P.M. on the 3rd Wednesday of each month:
USDA Service Center
1606 Perry St.
Yakima WA. 98902