Public Lands Day at the Confluence


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Sep 23, 2017, 08:30 AM - 02:00 PM

Where

Audubon Center at Riverlands301 Riverlands WayWest Alton, MO 63386

Ready for action

About

Great Rivers National Public Lands Day, ( http://www.publiclandsday.org/ ) part of a nationwide public service day will be held on Saturday September 28 th 2013 starting at 8:30am.to on public lands at the Confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers. The USACE Riverlands, Jones State Park, USFW Cora Island Refuge and Great Rivers Greenway ’s West Alton trail will be the sites of this effort to enhance our public lands. The service day will include trash cleanups, plantings, trail work and invasive species removal. You can support Great Rivers National Public Lands Day by calling (314-402-5233) or emailing greenwaynetwork@gmail.com your reservations to join a work party. All necessary equipment for the cleanup will be supplied. T-shirts and a free National Parks pass will be given to all volunteers. There will be a free lunch at 12:30pm. with live music, followed by opportunities to hike and paddle on your public lands at the Confluence. This event is supported by Greenway Network, Great Rivers Greenways, Audubon Society, USACE Riverlands, USFW Big Muddy Refuge, Friends of the Big Muddy and MoDNR Jones Confluence State Park.

Skills

  • Habitat Restoration
  • Horticulture

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

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