Lora Martin

Date of volunteer work: 07/24/2016. Site Name: Foster Floodplain. Number of hours worked: 2. Species removed: teasel. Estimated percent cover before removal40. Approximate square feet of invasives removed10. I began my time as usual collecting garbage in the lot and by the old bridge, about a small bag’s worth. Then I took care of a […]

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Michael Babbit

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Date of volunteer work: 07/08/2016. Site Name: Errol Heights. Number of hours worked: 3. Species removed: Nightshade, clematis. Estimated percent cover before removal60, 20. Approximate square feet of invasives removed200, 100. I’ve been slowly working on reducing the footprint of nightshade in the wetland, but this time mostly focused on getting it off of shrubs […]

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Michael Babbit

Date of volunteer work: 06/10/2016. Site Name: The Buttes. Number of hours worked: 6. Species removed: Impatiens parvifolia. Estimated percent cover before removal10. Approximate square feet of invasives removed1000. This includes two trips, 5/27 and 6/10. We’ve been working with Susan Hawes and Mart Hughes of PPR to eradicate this impatiens species before it spreads […]

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Wayne Siebenaler

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Date of volunteer work: 07/07/2016. Site Name: Mitchell Creek. Number of hours worked: 2. Species removed: blackberry. Estimated percent cover before removal30. Approximate square feet of invasives removed20. I returned to weed blackberries at Mitchell Creek just nine days after having last been there. I didn’t make it out during the month of May, and […]

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Wayne Siebenaler

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Date of volunteer work: 06/29/2016. Site Name: Mitchell Creek. Number of hours worked: 2.25. Species removed: blackberry, ivy, foxglove. Estimated percent cover before removal30. Approximate square feet of invasives removed50. There is a large residential development being constructed above Mitchel Creek Natural Area and, as a result, Vrandenburg Road has become very busy with truck […]

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