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Restoration Workday July 4, 2021 Cotton Creek Marsh

Sunday, July 4, 2021 @ 1:00 PM (CDT)
Ages 6-255 · Co-Ed
Cotton Creek Marsh Conservation area 3700 Block Route 176 Island LakeIL  60042
Sunday, July 4, 2021 @ 1:00 PM (CDT)
Ages 6-255 · Co-Ed
Cotton Creek Marsh Conservation area 3700 Block Route 176 Island LakeIL  60042

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Restoration Workday July 4, 2021 Cotton Creek Marsh

Jul 04 (Sunday)

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Ages 6-255 · Co-Ed

Cotton Creek Marsh Conservation area

Meeting Dates

Jul 04, 2021

Each Sunday from 01:00 PM to 03:00 PM

About This Activity

Description

We're sorry, but this program is over. The last meeting was Sunday, July 4, 2021.

Join us for a restoration workday at Cotton Creek Marsh. As always, be prepared to work outside with long pants, sturdy boots and bug spray. The steward will notify you of any specific parking instructions or cancellations due to weather.

UPDATE: Please note that workdays are now possible, but will be limited to 20 participants (including the workday leaders). Due to COVID, it is highly recommended to bring a face mask, hand sanitizer, and disinfectant wipes for any tools used. You will also need to bring your own work gloves.

Volunteers under age 18 may not attend the workday alone, and a permission slip must be signed if their parent/guardian is not attending. The below minimum adult to youth ratio must be followed:

  • For ages 6-13, there must be at least 1 adult per 5 youth. A parent or guardian must be present if a child is attending without a group.
  • For ages 14 and older, there must be at least 1 adult per 10 youth.

Students fulfilling requirements and groups of five or more must register at least 1 week in advance.


All activities are outdoors and off trail. Wear closed toe shoes, socks, long pants and long sleeved shirt. Dress for the weather and outdoor work. Bring drinking water and heavy gloves (if you own them), sunscreen/insect repellent when needed.

Please contact our site steward, Mike Bouska, at mikebouska@att.net or (815) 759-0731 if you have any questions on parking or cancellations due to weather.

Age Category

Adults and Families

Location

Cotton Creek Marsh – contact steward for parking location

Instructor

Jackie Bero

Organizer Info

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