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Below you’ll find a list of our 2017 spring and summer stewardship work parties. Our full schedule and registration will be available on March 1. Please make sure you are subscribed to our Hiking Enews to receive an announcement when registration begins.

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Boot Brush Kickoff Event at Lyle Cherry Orchard
Hikers at Boot Brush Kick-off event last year (photos: Merle Clifton)

Boot Brush Kickoff Event at Lyle Cherry Orchard

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:00am

Help promote recently-installed boot brush stations at the Lyle Cherry Orchard.

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Boot Brush Kickoff Event at Mosier Plateau
Hikers at Boot Brush Kick-off event last year (photos: Merle Clifton)

Boot Brush Kickoff Event at Mosier Plateau

Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 10:00am

Help promote recently-installed boot brush stations at Mosier Plateau.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection
Balsamroot on Mosier Plateau (Joe Leitschuh)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection

Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 10:00am

We’ll be collecting native balsamroot seeds to use for future restoration work on site.

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Stewardship on HCRH State Trail
Warren Creek Bridge on newly-completed segment of the HCRH State Trail (photos courtesy of ODOT)

Stewardship on HCRH State Trail

Saturday, May 13, 2017 - 9:00am

Help clean up sections along the Historic Columbia River Highway.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection
Wildflowers on Mosier Plateau (Joe Leitschuh)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Native Seed Collection

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 10:00am

We’ll be collecting native lupine seeds on this land trust property to use for future restoration work on site.

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Invasive Species Training Hike - Western Gorge
(photo: Debbie Asakawa)

Invasive Species Training Hike - Western Gorge

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to ID and report invasive species found in the Gorge.

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Invasive Species Training Hike - Eastern Gorge
(Photo: Debbie Asakawa)

Invasive Species Training Hike - Eastern Gorge

Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 10:00am

Learn how to ID and report invasive species found in the Gorge.

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Stewardship on HCRH State Trail
Warren Creek Bridge on newly-completed segment of the HCRH State Trail (photos courtesy of ODOT)

Stewardship on HCRH State Trail

Saturday, June 10, 2017 - 9:00am

Help clean up sections along the Historic Columbia River Highway.

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Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Week

Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 10:00am

Join us in the fight against yellow starthistle during our 1st annual power pull week!

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Work Party

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 10:00am

Help pull this invasive plant on Friends' Land Trust property.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Work Party

Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 10:00am

Help pull this invasive plant on Friends' Land Trust property.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle
Helping stop the spread of yellow starthistle (photos: Sara Woods)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Yellow Starthistle "Power Pull" Work Party

Thursday, July 13, 2017 - 10:00am

Help pull this invasive plant on Friends' Land Trust property.

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Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Invasive Teasel Seedhead Removal
Teasel seedhead removal on a Land Trust property (photo: Debbie Asakawa)

Lend-a-Hand Stewardship: Invasive Teasel Seedhead Removal

Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 10:00am

Help cut seed heads off of teasel to prevent further spread of this invasive plant.

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