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Timeline for OHA's Restoration Program

 JanuaryOHA hires Conservation Coordinator to assist in implementing restoration program
 JanuaryOHA purchases Lost Lake wetland
 JuneInitial Lost Lake Management Plan approved by OHA board

 JuneFirst annual bird survey at the Myers Creek Mitigation Site
 AugustOHA and Curlew Job Corps collaborate to begin building hiking trails at Lost Lake (additional work done in October)
 September OHA completes installation of wildlife friendly fence to protect Lost Lake wetland from trampling by cattle in nearby grazing allotments
 September  Myers Creek Plan approved by regulatory agencies

 JuneOHA and Curlew Job Corps collaborate to build hiking trail at Pine Chee Wetland
 SeptemberLost Lake Wetland and Wildlife Preserve informational signboard/kiosk is constructed

 MayOHA fences a spring at Myers Creek Mitigation Site that had been trampled by cattle
 June/JulyTrailside interpretive signs are installed along hiking trails at Lost Lake
 AugustDNR Natural Heritage Program surveys Lost Lake wetland and discovers features that qualify wetland for status as a wetland of Conservation Significance in WA State

 April    OHA invites Trout Unlimited to partner with landowners and OHA on the Triple Creek Restoration Project, planning process is initiated and USFWS joins team shortly afterward
 May16 owl, swallow, duck, and flying squirrel nest boxes are installed at Lost Lake Wetland and Wildlife Preserve
 JuneOHA and Curlew Job Corps add upper loop to Lost Lake upland forest hiking trail
 July    Trail markers and trailhead signs are added to trail
 AugustOHA kicks off multi-year forest thinning plan with work party; habitat piles are built using slash and downed wood
 September Myers Creek Habitat Restoration Plan is implemented at the Myers Creek Mitigation Site, including five beaver dam analogues and five large woody debris installations.