Rockaway Switchback Habitat Restoration & Gardening


Cause Areas

When

Fri May 04, 2018, 10:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

Old Country RoadParking Lot near Rockaway BeachPacifica, CA 94044

About

This is our 4th year doing habitat restoration on this hillside, and we've made great progress. The little native plants that we've planted over the last two rainy seasons are off to a good start. The first year, which was very dry, we watered the new plants throughout the dry season, lugging water in recycled plastic containers up the steep path and hill. This year we're planning to expand the toe-hold of native plants into some planting sections at the start and top of the walking path, so that everyone walking by can see the difference. Come join us and make a difference!
Site Captain: Friedel
Where to Meet: We'll meet at the south end of the parking lot by the bathrooms.
Driving Directions: Meeting spot is the surfers' beach parking lot at Rockaway Beach, Pacifica. From the intersection of Highway 1 and Fassler / Rockaway Beach Avenue traffic light in Pacifica, turn toward ocean onto Rockaway Beach Avenue. A very short distance, take the first left, Turning LEFT on to Old County Road. Continue on Old County Road past the Holiday Inn Express and into surfers' parking lot.
Parking: Free public parking.
Supplies: Volunteers are encouraged to bring their own favorite planting tools, a shovel or hoe, and reusable garden/work gloves. Extra gloves and specific tools will be provided while supplies last.

Skills

Good Match For

Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

N/A

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