Calendar

Oct
21
Sat
Viburnum Planting @ High Rock Park
Oct 21 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm

Participants will meet in the High Rock parking lot at the dead end of Nevada Avenue (200 Nevada Avenue). As part of It’s My Park Day, we are going to plant 50 Arrowwood Viburnums throughout the park in an attempt to replace some of those that have been killed by Viburnum Leaf Beetles. Protectors will provide gloves, tools and refreshments. In case of heavy rain, the planting will be postponed until Sunday, October 22. For more information call Don Recklies at (718) 768-9036 or Chuck Perry at (718) 667-1393. (Service credit is available.)

Nov
18
Sat
Forest Restoration Workshop – Deere Park (#255) @ Deere Park
Nov 18 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Participants will meet in the parking lot at the dead end of Staten Island Boulevard (south of Petrides School). We will ascend the trail toward the Butterworth Avenue entrance where we will continue to cut or uproot Multi-flora Rose, Japanese Barberry, Winter-creeper, Oriental Wisteria and other alien woody twining vines. If you don’t have your own, Protectors will supply gloves, tools (& refreshments). After the work session we will take a short walk over nearby trails. For more information call Don Recklies at (718) 768-9036 or Chuck Perry at (718) 667-1393. (Service credit is available.)

Dec
16
Sat
Forest Restoration Workshop along the LaTourette Red Trail (# 256) @ LaTourette Golf Course
Dec 16 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm

Participants will meet in the parking lot of the LaTourette Golf Course on Richmond Hill Road. We will follow the Red Trail toward Richmond Road where we will cut invasive vines that strangle saplings along the trail. If you don’t have your own, Protectors will supply gloves and pruners & refreshments. After the work session we will take a short walk over nearby trails. For more information call Don Recklies at (718) 768-9036 or Chuck Perry at (718) 667-1393. (Service credit is available.)