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Sunnyside pine project dedication scheduled Oct. 15

 

September 28, 2022



By Larry Mauter

LCSWA Member

More than a decade in the making, an environmental education project at Linn County’s Sunnyside Park is complete, with a dedication ceremony scheduled at 9 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 15.

The gathering will be at the project site, located on the northeast corner of Foster Reservoir east of Sweet Home.

A grove of young Willamette Valley Ponderosa pines and a two-sided information kiosk featuring information about the pines and their revival in the valley are featured. The timbers used in building the kiosk are locally grown and milled Ponderosa pine.

The kiosk projec...



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