Stewardship Workday at Maas Family Nature Preserve (Second Saturday)

Second Saturdays

From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the second Saturday of every month, we will host a volunteer event that focuses on ecological restoration activities including invasive species removal, seed collecting, and native plant installation. Volunteers may also be involved with trail maintenance, general clean-up, or other tasks that help visitors better enjoy our magnificent natural areas.

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Stewardship Workday at Maas Family Nature Preserve (Second Saturday)

March 9 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Help remove invasive shrubs and black cherry from this rare oak savanna habitat and help the savanna to be a healthy habitat for the endangered Karner blue butterfly.

The Land Conservancy’s 16 nature preserves contain an incredible diversity of natural features including prairies, forests, Powered by Eventbriteand wetlands that are great places to explore. However, invasive species and altered natural processes threaten to degrade the ecological quality of many of our preserves. Active management is often needed to ensure the long-term sustainability of these wonderful natural areas, and we need your help.Fortunately, through our Second Saturdays event series, there are now plenty of opportunities to get involved.

From 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on the second Saturday of every month, the Land Conservancy will host a volunteer event that focuses on ecological restoration activities including invasive species removal, seed collecting, and native plant installation. Volunteers may also be involved with trail maintenance, general clean-up, or other tasks that help visitors better enjoy our magnificent natural areas.

Tools, work gloves, water, and snacks will be provided.

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Date:
March 9
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Venue

Maas Family Nature Preserve
10450 Summit Ave
Rockford, MI 49341 United States
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Website:
naturenearby.org/maas-family-nature-preserve

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