Earth Day Project with Trees for Tribs, New Paltz, NY

Friday, April 25, 2014 - 9:00am
NYSDEC Region 3 Office
21 South Putt Corners Road
New Paltz, NY 12561

Join SCA’s Hudson Valley Corps and the NYSDEC Hudson River Estuary Program’s “Trees for Tribs” Initiative to celebrate Earth Day by potting up hundreds of young trees! Potted seedlings will later be planted at select sites in the fall, to help prevent erosion and pollution along the Hudson River’s tributaries.

Main SCA event will take place on Friday, but volunteers are welcomed to return on Saturday to finish the remaining potting.

WHEN: Friday, April 25th, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm AND Saturday, April 26th, 9:00 am to 4:00 pm

WHERE: NYSDEC Region 3 Offices, 21 South Putt Corners Road, New Paltz, NY 12561. (Meet at “The Berm” near the far righthand corner of the parking lot.)

WHAT: Potting up young trees which will be planted along Hudson River tributaries in the fall.

BRING WITH YOU: Dress appropriately for the weather and bring your own reusable water bottle.

PROVIDED: Lunch and water will be provided for volunteers.

REGISTRATION: To RSVP, email SCA Member Jacob Oblander at jlobland@g.cofc.edu.

QUESTIONS: Email SCA Member Jacob Oblander at jlobland@g.cofc.edu.