Tree Planting – FULL
May 8 @ 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Registration is now closed for this event (3/26/21). Please visit our online calendar of events for other environmental stewardship opportunities. Thank you!
Note: Participants are expected to wear face masks during this event. The event will be held outdoors and adhere to our COVID-19 social distancing policy.
Plant trees for cleaner air and water in Baltimore County!
More than 32,000 trees have been planted throughout the Gunpowder Watershed by enthusiastic volunteers over the past 31 years, and we need YOUR help to plant even more! We are looking for volunteers to plant 100 trees on 1 acre. This is a wonderful opportunity to restore a stream buffer and expand native forest and local wildlife habitat at the historic Jerusalem Mill section of Gunpowder Falls State Park. Do you like being outside in nature and don’t mind working hard? Join us, and make a difference for
A maximum of 25 people, including GVC staff and volunteer leaders, will be allowed to participate in this event. We are allowing minors (ages 8 – 17) to attend our events as long as there is one parent/legal guardian per two children in attendance. Adults must sign COVID-19 waiver form.
Date: Saturday, May 8, 2021 (10 am – 1 pm). Please arrive by 9:45 am to sign in. This event is rain or shine.
Location: Jerusalem Mill, 2813 Jerusalem Road, Kingsville, MD 21087.
What to bring: Remember to wear boots, pants, long sleeve shirt, hat, gloves, and bring rain gear. Each volunteer will need to bring their own labeled water bottle. Water jugs for refill and packaged snack bars will be provided.
**If you get lost the day of the planting, contact Peg at (443) 415-7969**
Funding for this reforestation project was provided by a grant from the Chesapeake and Atlantic Coastal Bays Trust Fund, administered by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources.