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Make A Difference - Invasive Plant Control At Shenandoah National Park


RSS XML FeedBackground Active Aug 6, 2007 to Aug 20, 2007

Invasive, exotic plants threaten to harm Big Meadows and other special places, choking out important native species. You can help!
Shenandoah National Park invites you to strike back against invasive exotic plants. Join us for good old hard work helping to control the plants that threaten Shenandoah National Park's special places.
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WHEN: Summer Saturdays, Session 1 -- 10 AM; Session 2 --  2 PM
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LOCATION: Byrd Visitor Center at Big Meadows (milepost 51 along
Skyline Drive)
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ACTIVITIES: Plant identification & exotic plant control
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ATTIRE: Dress for field work - long pants, shoes and socks.

This opportunity is sponsored by: Shenandoah National Park

We need volunteers who are free at these times

Weekends   
This volunteer opportunity is available to the following types of volunteers
Adolescents (13-17)  Interns
Adults (26-54)  Large Group (11+)
Adults (55+)  Multi-lingual
Children (5-12)  Small Group (2-10)
Families  Young Adults (18-25)
Individual   

I'm interested in this opportunity

Contact Person:
James Akerson, Project Manager, (540) 999-3496, (email this person)

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Address:

 3655 U.S. Highway 211-E
Luray, VA 22835
(See a map)

Web Site: http://www.nps.gov/shen

Miscellaneous Information

CRM Friendly?
No
For Spanish / non-English speakers?
Yes
Wheelchair accessible?
No
METRO rail accessible?
No

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