Buffelgrass and Fountain Grass Control - Site List

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Saturday, October 23, 2021
Time: 8am - 1pm

Organization:
Description: We will hike up a wash 45 minutes to a site on a slope, where we will dig out invasive buffelgrass. Tools and gloves will be provided
Meeting Location: At the Desert Museum.
Buffelgrass pull location: 2021 N. Kinney Rd., Tucson
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Wednesday, October 27, 2021
Time: 7 am to about noon

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers
Description: Volunteers will remove weeds from Tucson Mountain Park, working off-trail, often on rough terrain. Usually, the weeds are piled on-site and secured with rocks to prevent seed dispersal.
Meeting Location: Desert Discovery Center, Tucson Mountain Park. Accessed from pull-out G-10 off of Gates Pass Road, east of the Kinney Rd & Gates Pass junction. The gate will be open. Drive approximately 1ΒΌ miles up to the designated parking area, then walk up the trail to the DDC building.
Buffelgrass pull location: ,
Volunteers: 5 registered out of a total capacity of 20
Tools Provided: Gloves, rock hammers, and digging bars. Some volunteers bring their favorite tools.
Bring: Sunscreen, lots of water, and energy snacks.
Wear: Sturdy pants and shoes, a hat and a long-sleeve shirt. If the weather warrants, bring a windbreaker or light raingear.
Additional Information: Check https://groups.google.com/g/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for last-minute updates.

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