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Help Plant Trees for Trout!
Trout Unlimited and Catoctin Mountain Park need your help planting 400 trees in the
headwaters of Owens Creek. Owens Creek harbors the strongest population of brook trout in the Park.
Please join us on October 12th from 9:00am to 12:00pm at the planting site (directions below).
email@example.com) to give us an idea of how many volunteers to expect. This will ensure that we have your contact information
in case we need to reschedule due to poor weather.
Equipment will be provided, but feel free to bring shovels and gloves. Many of the holes have already been machine-augured, which should speed up the event.
Attendees will receive a coupon for $25 off the price of a native tree!
Questions? Contact Kevin Anderson at (703) 284-9420 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Directions to Owens Creek Headwaters Planting Site
The planting will take place in the one-acre field behind Foxville Gardens in Sabillasville.
From US-15: take exit for MD-77; take MD-77 west for ~ 6 miles; turn right onto Foxville Deerfield Road, continue onto Manahan Road, turn left onto Foxville Gardens.
From Hagerstown: take MD-65 east; turn right onto MD-77/Foxville Road, turn left onto Foxville Deerfield Road, continue onto Manahan Road, turn left onto Foxville Gardens.
Once in the Foxville Gardens neighborhood, follow signs to planting.
Planting site is accessed via a utility road at the top of the loop.
Participants must sign a consent form on site before beginning work.
Minors unaccompanied by a parent must bring a consent form signed by a parent.
Check SVTU website http://www.senecavalleytu.org if Park Service workers are still furloughed.
Check the email address you provided one day before the event for weather-related updates.