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Lincoln Park - FliP Urban Forest Restoration …04/18/2021
Ivy, blackberry and holly, oh my! Join FLiP (Friends of Lincoln Park) as we work to restore our beautiful natural spaces. The Park includes 80 acres of forested areas, with a huge diversity of native trees and plants. But our urban forests are threatened by nonnative, invasive plant species and need our help to thrive and remain healthy. This is where YOU come in! We promise you a good workout and lots of eco-karma. Good for the environment and good for your health!
Open to the public
All ages OK
9 out of 10 volunteers registered.
Before attending this event, please watch our COVID-19 Volunteer Event Safety Video -
Arrive wearing your cloth face covering. You will be expected to keep it on through the entire event. If you forget a mask, extras will be available. Unfortunately, we are unable to provide water and snacks during our events. Please come prepared with your own water bottle and food. You are welcome to bring your own hand sanitizer, work gloves, and specific tools applicable to the tasks outlined in the work plan below (please no power equipment). We will also supply gloves, tools, hand sanitizer, well as sanitation spray for tools.
What to Bring
Dress in NW layers to stay warm/cool and dry. We suggest long sleeves and pants year around to protect from scratches. Wear closed toe, sturdy shoes or boots. Bring a water bottle to keep hydrated, garden/work gloves and and your favorite digging tool. Forget your gloves? No worries, we will have extra gloves and some tools available to borrow.
Where to Meet
We will meet near the kiosk in the NORTH parking lot on Fauntleroy Way SW (and SW Rose St). If you are running late, call Lisa at 248.506.7155.Meeting Location Map
Where to Park
NORTH parking lot or street parking on Fauntleroy SW. The Rapid Ride C bus from downtown or Westwood Village runs about every 15 minutes and stops at SW Rose St by the parking lot.