Help plant trees for cleaner air and water!


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Cause Areas

When

Sat Apr 15, 2017, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Maryland State Game and Fish Protective Associatio8735 Honeygo BlvdPerry Hall, MD 21128

Our volunteers have planted over 28,000 trees in the Gunpowder Watershed. Trees provide valuable wildlife habitat and play an important role in keeping our local waterways clean.

About

Registration for this volunteer opportunity has closed. Please consider helping out at our Spring 2017 tree maintenance events. (3/10/17)

Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!

We are looking for student volunteers and adults who care about the Earth, our watershed, and the Chesapeake Bay! Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard? Join us, and make a difference for future generations.

Community service learning hours available. Perfect for students, Scout troops, religious affiliation groups, corporate volunteer groups, families, singles and neighbors! Children ages 8 years and up must be accompanied by an adult.

More than 28,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 26 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more!

EVENT DETAILS

This event is rain or shine.

What to bring: Remember to wear boots, pants, long sleeve shirt, hat, gloves, and bring rain gear and water bottle. Water jug and a light snack will be provided.

Location: Maryland State Game and Fish Protective Association, 8735 Honeygo Boulevard, Perry Hall, MD 21128

Register: We are currently accepting volunteer RSVPs for individuals. All interested volunteer groups must directly contact Peg Perry, Program Director for Gunpowder Valley Conservancy, at pperry@gunpowdervc.org or (410) 692-0468.

**If you get lost the day of the planting, contact Peg at (443) 415-7969**

Funding for this reforestation project was provided by a grant from the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

Skills

  • Habitat Restoration
  • Botany
  • Environmental Education
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture
  • Environmental Science

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 8
  • Physically able to do yard work, help dig holes

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