Riggs Arboretum Restoration Workday

May 24 2019

Riggs Arboretum Restoration Workday

May 24, 2019 -- 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM
May 25, 2019 -- 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Volunteer assistance and participation is requested in this endeavor.  Restoration efforts will focus on:

  1. Trail maintenance and new trail construction
  2. Access to existing specimen trees in trail system
  3. Hazard tree removals
  4. Chipping and spreading waste wood on trails
  5. Install and construct signage and benches

Advanced registration requested by:  May 20, 2019
h and refreshments will be provided for all volunteers compliments of the Riggs/Waterloo Arboretum Committee and project supporters. 


What to bring:

  • loppers
  • handsaws
  • rakes
  • scoop shovels
  • eye & ear protection
  • gloves, appropriate clothing, and shoes
  • dress according to the weather
  • REMEMBER to bring a camera to photograph some of the state's Champion Trees