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Trail Design and Construction Workshop, Dec. 31, 2013

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This will be a TRAIL CLASS and construction training workshop! Part One: Powerpoint presentation on trail classes and design. Part Two: Field exercise developing several hundred feet of trail to Class 3 standards in the Titi Creek Section of the Florida National Scenic Trail on the Eglin Reservation. Participants will be using trail construction tools in the field exercise. This is an all day work activity! Participants should bring plenty of water and lunch. Tools will be provided. Work and meeting location vary with trail conditions. A $12 Recreation Permit is required when working or recreating on the Eglin Reservation.

FTA MEMBERS ONLY! / Activity Leader Tom Daniel (850)[masked]

PLAN FOR LUNCH IN THE WOODS

BRING: Plenty of fluids, rain gear, insect repellent, orange safety vest, hard hats and gloves.

NO PETS

Participants should read and be familiar with the contents for the following Job Hazard Analysis (JHA) document prior to the workday:

Trail Maintenance JHA: http://files.meetup.com/1743617/FNST-Trail-Maintenance-JHA-FINAL%20blank.pdf

FNST Trail Classes and Design Parameters: http://files.meetup.com/1743617/FNST_Trail_Class_Matrix%20and%20Design%20Parameters.pdf