CANCELLED Mosier Plateau Invasive Plant Removal, OR


Thursday, March 26, 2020

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

CANCELLED Join Friends of the Columbia Gorge Land Trust Coordinator, Sara Woods at this invasive plant removal work party.

In light of the increased risk of Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Oregon and Washington, Friends of the Columbia Gorge is suspending all guided hikes and stewardship work parties scheduled for March. We apologize for any inconvenience, however, public and community health must come first.

Invasive teasel rosette popping party! We've been at this patch for years and with your help we've really begin to see a change. Join our stewardship team in removing invasive plants to protect the Gorge biodiversity!

Difficulty level: Some hiking, walking on uneven terrain, ticks, bending, kneeling, and digging.

We will provide gloves and all necessary tools.

What to Wear & Bring:

  • Lunch and plenty of water
  • Boots or close toe shoes
  • Dress for weather: extra layers of clothing in case of wet or cold weather
  • A pack to carry your personal gear
  • A smile and the excitement to learn new skills and meet great people!

Schedule:

  • 10 a.m. - Be ready to sign in and meet the crew
  • 10:15 a.m. - Gather for a safety briefing and restoration demo
  • Noon- Lunch break
  • 2 p.m.- Work party concludes

We will meet at the Mosier Totem Pole and then hike to the restoration site.

Questions? Please contact Sara Woods at sara@gorgefriends.org

We appreciate our volunteers! As a thank you, volunteers are gifted with a free Friends of the Columbia Gorge tech-tee after completing 3 stewardship work parties. For those who have gone above and beyond for the Gorge, volunteers earn a NW Forest Pass after completing 6 stewardship work parties with the U.S. Forest Service and Oregon State Parks.