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Habitat Restoration at Giles Run Meadow! - FULL

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Fairfax County Park Authority- Invasive Management Area Program

IMA
Become an IMA Volunteer!!!

This workday is now full and no longer accepting volunteers.

Thank you for your interest in volunteering with the Park Authority at this time. In working to ensure everyone's safety, we are following CDC guidelines including maintaining six-feet social distancing, wearing cloth face coverings in public settings where other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain and limiting group size. If you are not feeling well, please stay home!

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About Fairfax County Park Authority- Invasive Management Area Program

Location:

Resource Management Division, 12055 Government Center Parkway, Suite 936, Fairfax, VA 22035, US

Mission Statement

The goals of the Invasive Management Area (IMA) program are: • Focus community support and momentum to do something about non- native, invasive plants • Garner more community involvement and support • Educate the public about the effects of non-native, invasive plants • Participate in outreach opportunities regarding non-native, invasive plants • Develop healthy habitats such as meadows and forests that are free of invasive plant species

Description

The Invasive Management Area (IMA) Volunteer Program is a community-based project designed to reduce invasive plants on our parklands. This unique, volunteer-led program gives residents an opportunity to connect with people while taking care of the natural resources around us. IMA enables community members to help protect the plants and wildlife of Fairfax County's forests while spending time outdoors, meeting new people and restoring natural habitats.

Environment

WHEN

Sat Mar 06, 2021
09:00 AM - 11:00 AM  

WHERE

Giles Run Meadow8780 Lorton RdLorton, VA 22079

(38.70403,-77.24686)
 

SKILLS

GOOD FOR

  • Kids
  • Teens
  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 13

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