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Broad Branch - Linnean Tributary Community Tree Planting

Broad Branch - Linnean Tributary Community Tree Planting

December 09, 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

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Fessenden St NW & Broad Branch Terrace NW, Washington, DC 20008, USA

Join Rock Creek Conservancy in partnership with Casey Trees and Forest Hills community members for a tree planting near Broad Branch on Saturday, December 9th from 9:00 am - 12:30 pm.

This program is part of Rock Creek Conservancy’s ongoing Broad Branch Restoration Initiative. We will be planting at a former Department of Energy & Environment (DOEE) project site, working to reforest the land and restore the stream of water into Broad Branch to a more natural state.

Volunteer must register online to participate in this event. Spaces are limited and will fill up quickly.

Requirements:

All volunteers must register and complete and sign a Volunteer Waiver Form that will be shared before the event.

Advance registration is required space is limited. If your plans change prior to the event, please update your registration status so we can secure the necessary number of volunteers.

Be present for and actively listening to the tool safety demonstration at the start of the event. Registration opens a half hour before the indicated start time.

Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather. Closed-toe shoes are required.

Group Registration:

If you represent a group (5+ people), complete the Group Volunteer Information Form and we will contact you to discuss potential volunteer opportunities.

Meals:

Volunteers are welcomed in the morning with light breakfast fare and treated to a celebratory lunch at the conclusion. Indicate dietary restrictions during the online registration process. Drinking water is available throughout the event.

Getting There:

Public Transportation: The Tenleytown Metro stop is about a 1-mile walk to the meeting location.The Connecticut Ave and Nebraska Ave bus lines also drop off close to the location.

Parking: Street parking is readily available in the neighborhood near the site.

Bikes: Bikes can be chained to nearby signs.

WHEN

Saturday, December, 9 from 9:00 AM to 12:30 PM (EDT)

WHERE

Broad Branch Linnean Tributary -- Fessenden Rd and Broad Branch Terrace NW, Washington, DC 20008 - View Map