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Calling all Volunteers

posted Feb 1, 2012, 7:45 AM by Ryan Anderson
Calling all Volunteers to help create a Native Coastal Hammock with over 400 donated native shrubs and trees. 
Register on the facebook event page or call David Nieme at 561-533-9460
Tell your friends, family, neighbors, and workmates to come and help with this very important project.


Snook Islands Volunteers Event -

Volunteers needed March 3, 2012 to create a Native Coastal Hardwood Hammock in the Upland Buffer to the Snook Islands Natural Area on the Lake Worth Lagoon.  


When: March 3, 2012  - 8 a m to noon and/or noon to 4 p m
                                          - Volunteer for half day or full day.
What: Help plant and mulch over 400 donated shrubs and trees on the Upland Buffer of the Coastal Hardwood Hammock to Snook Islands Natural Area.
Where:  The Upland Portion of Snook Islands Natural Area is located between the Lake Worth Bridge and the southern tip of the Lake Worth Golf Course and the Lake Worth Lagoon. 
Volunteers: Wear sturdy shoes, garden gloves, sunscreen, and a hat.
Bring: Shovels, wheel barrows, rakes, and brooms are welcome, mark your tools. 
Tell: Your friends, family, and neighbors. Plant experts and plant novices are all needed.
Native Plants and Trees: Jane Thompson, Indian Trails Native Nursery, has generously donated over 400 native plants and trees suitable for this environmental restoration.
Facebook photos:
Contact: David Niemi, Planting Coordinator -  -  561.533.9460

This is the planting plan:

This shows part of the area to be planted.