Invasive Plant Volunteer Events

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Saturday, July 20, 2024
Time: 6:00am - 9:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County Conservation Lands & Resources
Description: Join us for a beautiful morning of removing buffelgrass in Tucson Mountain Park! Volunteers should be comfortable with hiking and come prepared to hike off trail and work in the heat. We will end early if needed and we will provide snacks and drinks at the end.
Meeting Location: Details on specific meeting location within the park will be sent by email 2-3 days ahead of time. Text or call Ellie if you haven't received an email and need meeting location details.
Event location: Tucson Mountain Park,
Volunteers: 4 registered out of a total capacity of 18
Tools Provided: Yes (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)
Additional Information: To ensure volunteer safety, volunteers may be turned away if they don't arrive prepared with appropriate clothing and water.

Wednesday, July 24, 2024
Time: 6:00am - 9:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County Conservation Lands & Resources
Description: Join us for a beautiful morning of removing buffelgrass in Tucson Mountain Park! Volunteers should be comfortable with hiking and come prepared to hike off trail and work in the heat. We will end early if needed and we will provide snacks and drinks at the end.
Meeting Location: Details on specific meeting location within the park will be sent by email 2-3 days ahead of time. Text or call Kelsey if you haven't received an email and need meeting location details.
Event location: Tucson Mountain Park,
Volunteers: 2 registered out of a total capacity of 15
Tools Provided: Yes (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)
Additional Information: To ensure volunteer safety, volunteers may be turned away if they don't arrive prepared with appropriate clothing and water.

Wednesday, August 14, 2024
Time: 6:00am - 9:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County Conservation Lands & Resources
Description: Join us for a beautiful morning of removing buffelgrass in Tucson Mountain Park! Volunteers should be comfortable with hiking and come prepared to hike off trail and work in the heat. We will provide snacks and drinks at the end.
Meeting Location: Details on specific meeting location within the park will be sent by email 2-3 days ahead of time. Text or call Ellie if you haven't received an email and need meeting location details.
Event location: Tucson Mountain Park,
Volunteers: 0 registered out of a total capacity of 15
Tools Provided: Yes (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)
Additional Information: To ensure volunteer safety, volunteers may be turned away if they don't arrive prepared with appropriate clothing and water.

Saturday, August 17, 2024
Time: 6:00am - 9:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County Conservation Lands & Resources
Description: Join us for a beautiful morning of removing buffelgrass in Tucson Mountain Park! Volunteers should be comfortable with hiking and come prepared to hike off trail and work in the heat. We will provide snacks and drinks at the end.
Meeting Location: Details on specific meeting location within the park will be sent by email (to all who have signed up and to all subscribed to our emails) 2-3 days ahead of time. Text or call Ellie if you haven't received an email and need meeting location details.
Event location: Tucson Mountain Park,
Volunteers: 0 registered out of a total capacity of 15
Tools Provided: Yes (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)
Additional Information: To ensure volunteer safety, volunteers may be turned away if they don't arrive prepared with appropriate clothing and water.

Wednesday, August 28, 2024
Time: 6:00am - 9:00am

Organization: Sonoran Desert Weedwackers - Pima County Conservation Lands & Resources
Description: Join us for a beautiful morning of removing buffelgrass in Tucson Mountain Park! Volunteers should be comfortable with hiking and come prepared to hike off trail and work in the heat. We will provide snacks and drinks at the end.
Meeting Location: Details on specific meeting location within the park will be sent by email (to all who have signed up and to all subscribed to our emails) 2-3 days ahead of time. Text or call Ellie if you haven't received an email and need meeting location details.
Event location: Tucson Mountain Park,
Volunteers: 0 registered out of a total capacity of 15
Tools Provided: Yes (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)
Additional Information: To ensure volunteer safety, volunteers may be turned away if they don't arrive prepared with appropriate clothing and water.

Retrieved from the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum web site on 07-15-2024
https://www.desertmuseum.org/buffelgrass/pullsitelist.php