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Weed Wrenching at Montopolis

Saturday, June 11th, 2016 from 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Positions7 Remaining
Age LimitTeens & Older
We will be working together to eliminate ligustrum from this beautiful woodlands. The invasive weed shades out sunlight from the native diversity of plants that would otherwise flourish at this site. In order to accomplish this we will be using weed wrenches to pull up the target species, roots and all, and then using loppers to chop it down into mulch sized pieces.

City of Austin Watershed Protection Department biologists are guiding this project to make sure it is done ecologically.

Please where long sleeves and long pants, and closed toed shoes in order to protect yourself, and bring along a waterbottle to stay hydrated.  Snacks will be provided.

Feel free to contact me with any questions you may have, and I look forward to seeing you out there for a fun day in the forest, Kathryn

long sleeves, long pants and closed toed shoes are recommended.
provide your own sun protection and bring a water bottle
Perkssnacks and t-shirts to complement a memorable morning in the woods doing some good
Parking Detailspark in the lot. it is advised you be there at the start time in order that we can distribute tools and walk to the work site together.
13 Positions Filled | 4 Impacts | 10 Hours

Location: and back along the trail, across the easement into the preserve, 901 Vasquez Street, Austin, TX 78741, United States