Buffelgrass and Fountain Grass Control - Site List

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Wednesday, June 14, 2023
Time: 6:00am - 10:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County NRPR
Description: Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers for a morning of removing buffelgrass from Tucson Mountain Park. We will be working on a hill and will hike about 1/2 mile along a trail to the work area. We will provide snacks and drinks at the end. There are no bathrooms at the meeting location.
Meeting Location: Western-most end of Irvington Place (not Irvington Road.) From downtown Tucson, take I-10 to I-19, take the exit for W Ajo Way and turn right onto Ajo, turn left onto S Mission Rd, turn right onto Irvington Pl and follow to the dead end.
Buffelgrass pull location: 2699 Irvington Pl, Tucson, AZ 85746
Volunteers: 5 registered out of a total capacity of 30
Tools Provided: lightweight digging bars, rock picks, work gloves
Bring: water (2 liters), snacks, backpack, sunscreen
Wear: hiking boots or sturdy shoes, long pants, sun protection (hat, sunglasses, long sleeves)

Saturday, June 17, 2023
Time: 6:00am - 10:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County NRPR
Description: Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers for a morning of removing buffelgrass from Tucson Mountain Park. We will be working on a hill and will hike about 1/2 mile along a trail to the work area. We will provide snacks and drinks at the end. There are no bathrooms at the meeting location.
Meeting Location: Western-most end of Irvington Place (not Irvington Road.) From downtown Tucson, take I-10 to I-19, take the exit for W Ajo Way and turn right onto Ajo, turn left onto S Mission Rd, turn right onto Irvington Pl and follow to the dead end.
Buffelgrass pull location: 2699 Irvington Pl, Tucson, AZ 85746
Volunteers: 4 registered out of a total capacity of 40
Tools Provided: lightweight digging bars, rock picks, work gloves
Bring: water (2 liters), snacks, backpack, sunscreen
Wear: hiking boots or sturdy shoes, long pants, sun protection (hat, sunglasses, long sleeves)

Wednesday, June 28, 2023
Time: 6:00am - 10:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County NRPR
Description: Join the Sonoran Desert Weedwackers for a morning of removing buffelgrass from Tucson Mountain Park. We will be working on a hill and will hike about 1/2 mile along a trail to the work area. We will provide snacks and drinks at the end. There are no bathrooms at the meeting location.
Meeting Location: Western-most end of Irvington Place (not Irvington Road.) From downtown Tucson, take I-10 to I-19, take the exit for W Ajo Way and turn right onto Ajo, turn left onto S Mission Rd, turn right onto Irvington Pl and follow to the dead end.
Buffelgrass pull location: 2699 Irvington Pl, Tucson, AZ 85746
Volunteers: 5 registered out of a total capacity of 40
Tools Provided: lightweight digging bars, rock picks, work gloves
Bring: water (2 liters), snacks, backpack, sunscreen
Wear: hiking boots or sturdy shoes, long pants, sun protection (hat, sunglasses, long sleeves)

Retrieved from the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum web site on 06-05-2023
http://www.desertmuseum.org/buffelgrass/pullsitelist.php