Like to restore natural habitats? Come out and help plant shrubs and trees @ Columbia Slough


Cause Areas

When

Sat Mar 10, 2018, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

11058 NE Simpson StPortland, OR 97220
Join us as a planting volunteer at a Friends of Trees planting!

About

Friends of trees is excited to partner with Portland OIC and Portland Parks & Recreation with support from the Port of Portland and East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District to restore this two acre parcel of the Columbia Slough.

Please arrive around 8:45am to be registered and assigned to a crew. The event will start promptly at 9:00am. We provide breakfast snacks and hot chocolate/coffee, as well as gloves, tools and guidance.

Please come dressed for the weather and wearing sturdy, closed-toe shoes and get ready to have fun! Looking to volunteer as a group? RSVPs are kindly requested for groups of more than 5 people - copy and paste this link http://www.friendsoftrees.org/volunteering/group-registration to do so. RSVPs are not required for individuals or groups of 4 or fewer -- you can simply show up!

Are you under age 18 and planting without your parent/guardian ? A signed youth waiver is required for you to volunteer. We kindly request youth 15 years and younger are accompanied by an adult. Please print out our youth waiver by copy and pasting this link here: http://www.friendsoftrees.org/images/stories/pdf/Youth_Waiver_2015.pdf

Please contact Jenny or Pablo at (503) 595-0213 if you have any questions or need more information.

Skills

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

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 6
  • 4 hours
  • Ability to bend, kneel, and use hands in a repetitive motion.

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