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Buffelgrass and Fountain Grass Control - Site List

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Saturday, December 5, 2020
Time: 8 am- 12 pm

Organization: Catalina State Park Buffel Slayers
Description: We will hike 1.3 miles up the 50 Year Trail and work in an area containing many magnificent saguaros. Volunteers should feel comfortable working off-trail on a steep slope containing boulders and desert vegetation.
Meeting Location: Equestrian Center in Catalina State Park. Trailhead for the 50 Year Trail. Park on the left near the corrals and meet at the picnic tables on the right.
Buffelgrass pull location: 11570 N Oracle, ORO VALLEY, AZ 85737
Volunteers: 20 registered out of a total capacity of 20
Tools Provided: Pick-mattocks, digging bars, gloves
Bring: 2 liters of water, snack, suncreen, personal leather or canvas gloves (if you prefer), hand sanitizer, trekking pole (opt).
Wear: Masks must be worn at the meeting place and while on the trail to the site. Wear hiking boots or shoes, long pants, sun hats, long sleeves.
Additional Information: Work off those holiday calories! We will practice social distancing during this event. Get into the park for free!

Wednesday, December 9, 2020
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Saturday, December 19, 2020
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Wednesday, December 23, 2020
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Saturday, January 16, 2021
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Wednesday, January 27, 2021
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Wednesday, February 10, 2021
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Saturday, February 20, 2021
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
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.

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Time: 8 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: In or near Tucson Mountain Park. Please see https://groups.google.com/forum/#!forum/sonoran-desert-weedwackers for the exact location, which will be decided a few days before the event.
Buffelgrass pull location: ,
Volunteers: 7 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.

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