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Forest Restoration Fridays

September 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Friday, repeating until September 24, 2021

CHANGE IN LOCATION FOR FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 3RD!  In response to damage by Hurricane Ira we will be focusing on the Cross Country Trail.  Please meet at the VCPA Garden & Compost Site at 9am- enter the park at Broadway and Mosholu Ave.
Assist in maintenance of the Northeast forest in Van Cortlandt Park. We will be removing non-indigenous plant species such as angelica tree (Aralia elata) and bittersweet (Celastrus orbiculatus) and promoting the growth of the indigenous oak-hickory forest community. Wear close toed shoes and long pants and bring along water. We will provide gloves and tools.  RSVP Required. Meet in front of Woodlawn Playground.


Date: September 17
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event CategoryVolunteer


Venue Name: Woodlawn Playground
Address: Van Cortlandt Park East and Oneida Ave.
Bronx, NY 10470

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