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Morningside Park Stewardship with Ga Tech Trailblazers

October 3 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join EcoA and the Georgia Tech Trailblazers for a session of Japanese Chaff Flower removal along the trails at Morningside Park. We’ll of course include some naturalist training and we’ll provide tools.

This park is heavily used by dog-walkers, which is how Japanese Chaff Flower is spreading so quickly on our parks and yards. This park definitely needs your help!

Morningside Nature Preserve is located in the neighborhood near the intersection of Piedmont and Cheshire Bridge Roads, and it hosts a significant section of the South Fork of Peachtree Creek, and we’ll also see an excellent diversity of native trees including a large patch of Paw Paw. We’ll walk about 2-2.5 miles and try to clear all outbreaks of JCF along key trail sections. 

For more information about Japanese Chaff Flower see these links:

• Japanese Chaff Flower Alert Brochure and How to Distinguish JCF From Other High Value Native Species 

• Japanese Chaff Flower – a silent crisis lurking on Georgia trails

To register (RSVP) click HERE details and directions sent to registered participants. 

A donation of $15 or more helps support our programs.

Details

Date:
October 3
Time:
9:30 am - 12:00 pm