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Invasive flowering rush removal @ Baxter ASL Pond

Date:  Saturday 24 August 2019 -
Location:  Baxter Conservation Area, 7498 Carter Rd, Kars, Ontario
Time:  09:00am - 12:00pm

Location: Baxter Conservation Area, Interpretive Center https://goo.gl/maps/35rmhS5H38nqZa8s8

Come help maintain our educational Baxter ASL Pond at Baxter Conservation Area. We will be removing invasive flowering rush by digging it out, to allow for the native vegetation to flourish.

Parking: There is parking at the interpretive center

Meeting location: In front of the Baxter ASL Pond, a few metres from the interpretive centre

What to wear: Dress for the weather! Wear waterproof boots, long socks (if you want to borrow chest waders), long pants and a hat

What to bring: Feel free to bring your own gloves if you have a favorite but we will provide them; please bring your own water bottle

What we will provide: We will have drinking water to replenish empty bottles, some snacks, chest waders (for those who reserve them send me your shoe size with your RSVP), gloves and shovels

If you are interested in participating, please RSVP for chest waders

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Contact Us

Rideau Valley Conservation Authority
3889 Rideau Valley Drive
Manotick, Ontario K4M 1A5

613-692-3571, 1-800-267-3504



Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Member of: conservation ontario