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Collect Seeds at Saguaro National Park
November 29, 2015 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pmFREE
Meet at 9:00 a.m. at the Red Hills Visitor Center, located at 2700 N Kinney Rd, Tucson, AZ 85743. There is plenty of parking! We will work throughout the day with a break for lunch and wrap up by around 1:00 p.m.
THE WORK AND WHAT TO KNOW
Our tasks will involve following a standardized protocol to collect seeds from targeted plant species. Volunteers do not need to have prior training to participate. Sky Island Alliance or one of our partners will provide all tools and instruction as well as extra copies of our volunteer waivers which need to be signed by each participant only once per calendar year. All seeds collected are property of the National Park Service. No dogs allowed for this activity.
WHAT TO BRING
- Water, snacks, and lunch.
- Sturdy footwear (ex. hiking boots) with closed toes is encouraged as are rain gear and sun protection (ex. wide-brimmed hat, sunblock, long sleeved shirt and long pants)
Contact Bryon Lichtenhan at firstname.lastname@example.org or 520-624-7080 ext. 27