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Volunteer Work Day

8:30a to 10:00a
Sat, August 24, 2019
Sarah Nordlof
(361) 729-2858

Together we can stop invasive species in their tracks!

We need your help removing invasive Guinea Grass to make way for native grasses and wildflowers! Guinea Grass is a non-native, invasive grass that outcompetes native plants for critical resources like sunlight, water, and space. Join us for a volunteer work day to learn how to identify, dig up, and remove this invasive plant together.

When: Saturday, August 24, 2019, 8:30 - 10:00 am

Where: Goose Island State Park. Meet at the Rec Hall. 

Bring:

  • Work gloves
  • Shovels
  • Sun protection
  • Insect repellant
  • Drinking water and/or sports drinks
  • Eye protection
  • Lightweight pants & long sleeves
  • Work boots or old tennis shoes

FYI:

  • Children must be accompanied by an adult for the duration of the event.
  • Event may be cancelled in the case of inclement weather.