Hooven Bog is a unique and beautiful natural place in Snohomish County, in the Maltby area. On April 23, 2014, the Snohomish County Council voted unanimously to authorize the purchase of the bog for preservation, and an adjacent 8-acre horse farm for an interpretive center.
Here are some links to more information and stories about Hooven Bog:
Woodinville Weekly – Rare Bog preserved thanks to two men’s efforts (May 4, 2015)
King 5 news – Snohomish wetland savior to receive environmental award (April 22, 2015 – Earth Day)
Bear Creek Headwaters – Organization dedicated to preserving Hooven Bog
Heraldnet – Hooven Bog is Precious Ground
Everett Herald – Plan to build near Maltby peat bog in limbo
Seattle Times – Peat repeat: Appeals court to hear Lynnwood bog preservation fight