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Willow Cutting for Creek Restoration
September 21, 2021 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on September 20, 2021 at 9:00 am
One event on September 21, 2021 at 9:00 am
On September 17th, 20th and 21st we’ll cut and trim nearly a thousand willows at our Roy’s Riffles restoration site and we need your help!
To volunteer to help, please click here.
Willow poles are used to build a brush mattress, which is a bank stabilization technique using only willow. The willow roots are strong and will hold the soil together while providing shade and cover over the creek. It’s an ancient technique with a lot of success!