Friends of Trees needs you to help plant shrubs and trees @ Happy Valley Park (Happy valley)


Cause Areas

When

Sat Mar 17, 2018, 09:00 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

13770 SE Ridgecrest RdHappy valley, OR 97086
Join our volunteer crews!

About

Join Friends of Trees and the City of Happy Valley as we plant native trees and shrubs to help restore the riparian vegetation around Mt. Scott Creek. Mt. Scott is a tributary to Kellog Creek, an important tributary to the Willamette River and home to Coho salmon, Steelhead, Pacific lamprey and many more wildlife species.

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 Policy
  • Environmental Education
  • Gardening
  • Horticulture

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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