ECONET 3rd Annual Weed Day 5/22/21

Annual Weed DayAnnual Weed Day:
Please join the Logan Ranger District, Bridgerland Audubon Society, the Utah Native Plant Society and Logan City as we work to protect our land by preventing the spread of noxious weeds in Cache County.
What: 3rd Annual Weed day
When: Saturday, May 22, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Canyon Entrance Park Pavilion (First Dam), US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
Contact: Lisa Thompson, Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator,
lisa.thompson3@usda.gov 801-625-5850
Wear protective clothing, including gloves, long pants, long sleeved shirts, sturdy footwear and bring lots of drinking water. Some tools will be provided but bring your own heavy-duty weeding tools if you can.
The goal of this project is to help reduce and eradicate invasive weeds threatening the native plant community of the local area. Target weeds include, dyers woad, burdock, houndstongue, Scotch thistle and other invasive weeds. Control methods will include hand pulling, digging and possible bagging.
Volunteers providing service on national forests will follow Federal health guidelines including social distancing while on projects and wearing masks when social distancing is difficult to maintain.
For more information, contact Lisa Thompson, Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator, Logan Ranger District, (801) 625-5850, Dave Wallace, Utah Native Plant Society, (435) 750-5913, or Hilary Shughart, Bridgerland Audubon/Great Old Broads for Wilderness, hilary.shughart@gmail.com.

Annual Weed Day Sponsors:
Logan Ranger District
Bridgerland Audubon
Great Old Broads for Wilderness
Logan City
Utah Native Plant Society

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