Restoration activities

Saturday, September 1, 9:30 am, Point Isabel planting and restoration until roughly 1:30 pm. Please contact Tom Kelly at kyotousa@sbcglobal.net.

Sunday, September 2, 10 am Northshore Basin/mouth of Schoolhouse Creek. John Kenny leads this group in weeding, planting and spot watering. It is OK to just show up if you do not have time to RSVP. The worksite is just west of the frontage road, beyond the gravel turnout some meters south of the Bates sportsfields.

Saturday, September 1 and Sunday, September 9, pulling French broom in Redwood Regional Park. Contact redwood@ebparks.org for times and locations.

Saturday, September 8, 9:30 am, Huckleberry Regional Botanic Preserve. Next month we will swap work dates with Sibley Park, so mark your calendar for October 21 at 9:30 am.

Saturday, September 15, 9:30 am, Point Isabel planting and restoration until roughly 1:30 pm. Please contact Tom Kelly at kyotousa@sbcglobal.net.

Saturday, September 15, 10 am, Garber Park Stewards meet on Claremont Avenue uphill from the Claremont Hotel.

Sunday September 16, 9 am, Sibley Park. Meet at Old Tunnel Road staging area on the Orinda side of the park, where we will continue the attack on French broom.

There are also a couple of new stinkwort populations (Dittrichia graveolens) that need eradication, and they can be cut down. E-mail janetgawthrop47@gmail.com or sibley@ebparks.org, or just show up. Loaner gloves, tools and water available.

Saturday, September 29, 9:30-11:30, Albany Hill, restoration with Tending Ancient Shoreline.