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DECEMBER

Cedar Swamp Invasive Plant Weed-out!English Ivy climbing a tree.
Sunday, December 9      1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
                
Location: Cedar Swamp Wildlife Area   View Map
                   *Meet at first parking lot (on right) on Deakyneville Rd.

Project description: Invasive wisteria and English ivy vines are stifling native wildlife habitat at this Cedar Swamp Wildlife Area site by climbing trees and creating a ground cover. Volunteers will be using hand saws, pruners and loppers to remove vines from trees. Join us as we work to free the trees from these invasive vines!

What to bring/wear: Work gloves, hand saws, pruners and loppers will be provided, but volunteers may bring their own.

Age requirement: Volunteers for this project must be at least 15 years old. Those under the age of 18 must provide a parental consent form. An adult must accompany volunteers under the age of 16.

Contact: Volunteers are asked to pre-register with contact information in case of inclement weather leading to postponement. For more information or to volunteer for this event, contact Lynne Staub at 302-735-3600 or lynne.staub@state.de.us.  

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