There is so much research coming out of why it’s beneficial to spend time outside that we wanted to share it with you. Once a month we’ll share a collection of some of the best tidbits along with other park prescription success stories.
For our last work party of the summer, we were honored to be supported by local law firm, Brett McCandlis and Brown. The attorneys and their families came out to take care of business on a sunny Saturday. Paula McCandlis led the charge, getting her crew out for a couple hours of work in the woods. We thank them… Continue reading
Here’s a re-cap of some of the noteworthy recreation economy stories from the past month.
Outdoor recreation economy continues to grow in Washington National trade association calculates $26.2 billion in statewide annual economic impact
New Statewide Collaborative Focuses On Vermont’s Outdoor Recreation Economy Recreation businesses involving activities such as skiing, hiking, mountain biking and boating bring a lot of… Continue reading
The staff from Trayvax came out to sponsor a work party for our Stewardship of Fairhaven Park project. Our thanks to Susan Marshall and Miranda Ball (far left) at Trayvax for putting this all together to support our project. Some of our regular volunteers joined us as well for a fun day of work in the woods. … Continue reading
The staff and board of directors at Recreation Northwest would like to thank Jon Carter choosing to join us this summer to help with our Fairhaven Park Stewardship project. Jon came to us for 5 weeks from the Patagonia store in Salt Lake City, Utah. Jon was afforded this opportunity through Patagonia’s Environmental Internship program for… Continue reading
Dear Bellingham Business Community,
Recreation Northwest is asking for corporate community support to help complete our Fairhaven Park Trail and Wetland Boardwalk project. Your support can be crucial in connecting our public space of Fairhaven Park with Fairhaven Forest and rehabilitating sensitive wetlands. If you would like a tour, just ask, please. Our company work party sponsorships are valued at… Continue reading