Habitat Enhancement at Leach Botanical Garden
August 13 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, August 13th 9am-11am join us at Leach Botanical Gardens to help with restoration work like weeding, invasive species removal, and grubbing in the back 5 acres of the property. This work helps to create new spaces at Leach Botanical Garden.
Please sign up on this page– RSVP Required
Task: Weeding, grubbing and invasive species removal.
What to Bring: No experience necessary! Wear long thick pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes. Bring a mask, water bottle, sun hat, and a clothes you can get muddy in. Instruction, tools, gloves and water provided.
Children are welcome, and must be accompanied by an attentive adult. This work is around and near sharp prickly plants and can be challenging, we recommend ages 12 and up for this type of event.
Address and meeting instructions will be sent out to attendees who have registered.
All volunteers will:
Complete a health screening (Currently available through a Health Assessment Survey. If individuals or anyone in their household are exhibiting COVID-19 symptoms or experiencing any symptom of a contagious illness, they are required to stay home.
Bring your own gloves, tools and hand sanitizer, if possible. Tools and gloves will be available for your use, if needed
Bring and wear face coverings during the entire event or whenever within 20 feet of another individual. Face coverings will be provided to volunteers who don’t bring their own.
Abide by 6-foot physical distancing at all times, or additional distance if physical exertion results in heavy breathing.
Bring food and water needed for the duration of the event. We are not providing shared food items due to COVID-19.