Beat Back Invasive Buffelgrass!


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

Various Sites Around TucsonTucson, AZ 85705

Sixty-four Boy Scouts, America Heritage Girls, UA students and member of the Coronado Foothills Estates Weedwackers filled 164 bags with invasive grasses from Skyline and Alvernon in October 2012.

About

Invasive Buffelgrass not only poses a fire threat to our beautiful Sonoran desert but also to our homes, schools, and businesses.

Join us in the fight against this devastating weed!

Would you like to learn more about buffelgrass and the fire threat? Would you like to set up a buffelgrass removal group in your neighborhood? We can help! Contact us to find out what resources we can provide to help you get started.

Or, join one of the groups already working to fight buffelgrass in Tucson. Check upcoming buffelgrass activities here: http://www.desertmuseum.org/buffelgrass/volunteer.php

Skills

  • Environmental Education
  • Habitat Restoration

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 12
  • Most projects are 3 to 6 hours long
  • Projects require moderate physical fitness including ability to walk on uneven surfaces, dig & more.

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