Date(s) - 06/03/2017
8:00 am - 11:00 am
UPG Matheson Hammock
(CLICK on Map and NAM Form above TO DOWNLOAD)
PROJECTS will depend on season, needs and resources. They involve Habitat Rescue (removal of Invasive Exotic plants) or Habitat Planting. You can expect to do real work, get grubby, and make the world a better place.
NAVIGATE Go to 10901 Old Culter Road (it shares an entrance with Fairchild Gardens).
You will NEED the map to find us!
Take the first left into the large parking lot. Park on the east side. You will find us along the unpaved road, near the white Ford Expedition. See the map (above). We will let you know which zone we are working in.
You may receive special instructions in an e-mail we send with specific site instructions or weather updates, so check your e-mail the morning before the activity.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS This is a County Parks NAM site. All Volunteers must sign a NAM Volunteer Form. You may download it using the link at the top of the page. Minors, be sure to have your parent/guardian sign this form. Turn it this form when you are on-site with UPG at Matheson.
BRING / Wear / Prepare Bring a water bottle, closed-toed shoes & dress for the weather. Gardening gloves, favorite sunblock and bug repellant are optional. UPG will provide Tools, Gloves, and endless water refills (no ice, sorry, please BYO). You will be doing real work, so eat a real breakfast (you will need the energy).
BATHROOM There is no bathroom on site. Plan accordingly.
SCHEDULE Volunteers, see above. UPG Staff, coordinate with your supervisor.
GROUPS If you have a group larger than 4 people, please contact [email protected]
Subject: Group for (insert Place & Date). Include your cell#, the number and ages in your group.
CHILDREN If you would like to bring children, please send an e-mail to the site supervisor (see below). Subject: Children for (insert Place & Date). Include your cell#, the number and ages in your group.