Conservancy Events for October 2015

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES!

Climbers Run Nature Preserve
Susquehanna Riverlands Research & Education Center
Saturday, October 10, 2015 from 9am-2pm LCC & DTU Volunteer Work Date – Volunteers are needed to
plant trees/shrubs, install tree shelters, help with other activities, etc.; we will be working
with another committed volunteer group; please bring a shovel and favorite tools; there will also
be a Water Quality Volunteer Coalition (WQVC) meeting in the morning to do stream testing. Bring your own
packed lunch. Team Leaders are Lydia Martin and Greg Wilson

Shenks Ferry Wildflower Preserve
Green Hill Road, Conestoga PA
Thursday, October 22, 2015 from 1-4pm – Volunteers are needed to help remove invasive species,
clean up the trail, and prep this preserve for the spring wildflower show; meet at the gate by the
kiosk; bring
your pruners and favorite tools! Team Leaders are Lydia Martin and Mark Kaiser

Climbers Run Nature Preserve
Susquehanna Riverlands Research & Education Center
Friday, October 23, 2015
Wildlife Boxes Project – Millersville University’s Dr. Haines and students will be identifying
locations for wildlife boxes at Climbers Run as a student project on 10/16 then will be working
with students to install them on 10/23 starting around 3pm; he could use a few volunteers to help
with the project; please
email Lydia if you can help, etc.

Climbers Run Nature Preserve
Susquehanna Riverlands Research & Education Center
Saturday, October 24, 2015 from 9am-2pm LCC & DTU Volunteer Work Date – Volunteers are needed to
plant remainder of trees/shrubs, install tree shelters, help with stewardship activities, etc.;
please bring a shovel and favorite tools! Bring your own packed lunch. Team Leaders are Lydia
Martin and Greg Wilson

Helts Woods Plant Rescue
Sunday, October 25, 2015 Noon-3:30pm – Join Lydia to rescue plants on a 67-acre property; bring
shovels, boxes, bags, etc.; please contact Lydia if interested; volunteers  must  sign a waiver to
participate; plants will go to Climbers Run and any other preserve that may need native plants for
restoration; if you help, feel free to rescue plants for your landscape and/or to rescue for a
project in your community!

 

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