Nature Conservancy Forest Invasive Plant Removal


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When

Sat Sep 23, 2017, 08:50 AM - 01:00 PM

Where

5701 Raisin Center HighwayTecumseh, MI 49286

We use sponge applicators to apply herbicide to the stumps to prevent regrowth. Other jobs you can choose from are cutting and dragging.

About

Join The Nature Conservancy volunteers cutting honeysuckle from the forest floor next to Champlain Creek. While we are pulling we will encounter many wildflowers, native birds, and butterflies. We provide all the equipment and training you need. The day concludes with cold Coke and warm, soft chocolate chip cookies.

We will meet by North Raisin Center Highway 0.2 miles south of the intersection of Ives Rd and N Raisin Center Hwy south of Tecumseh (put those road names in your GPS and go 0.2 miles south when your GPS says you have arrived). This is NOT by the big Nature Conservancy sign on Sutton Road but by the small temporary sign on Raisin Center Highway, the same place we have always met. North Raisin Center Highway is Evans Street in Tecumseh. If you are new, be sure you are at the meeting area by 8:50 because you will never find the work area otherwise. We will finish by 1 PM.

Skills

  • Photography
  • Environmental Education
  • Environmental Science
  • Habitat Restoration
  • Botany

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Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 16

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