National Public Lands Day: Wetlands Workday!
Registration: Free volunteer workday. Pre-registration is required, please register HERE.
Date: Saturday, September 24, 2022
Time: 9am – noon
Recommended Ages: 10 and up
Location: The Wetland Workday meets at the BLM Red House at 751 S. Danebo Ave. Eugene, OR. 97402. Parking and portable restrooms are available at the site. After a brief introduction and safety orientation, groups will split into one of three work areas on nearby trails.
Come spend a morning in YOUR West Eugene Wetlands improving access and signage in sensitive habitats just off the Fern Ridge Bike Trail.
Bethel and Eugene community members are invited to sign-up for public-service projects in the wetlands including maintenance work on the Danebo Boardwalk, increasing native plantings, and clearing out gardens around the Red House. All volunteers receive a free t-shirt, a fee-free federal lands voucher, and access to the vast wetland knowledge of BLM staff and WREN educators.
Pre-registration is required. REGISTER HERE.
Covid Information: Masks are not required while outdoors, but are welcome and encouraged.
Cancellation Policy: WREN is constantly monitoring COVID and weather for all of our events. We will let all participants know via email of any changes or cancellations 24 hours before the event.