What's the best thing to do in wake of the political earthquake? VOLUNTEER for the environmental side!!
Here's how: Work on riparian restoration at Hedrick Ranch Nature Area, 220 acres of the future Santa Clara River Parkway. Under direction of UCSB marine science lab, HRNA is undergoing transformation from degraded grazing lands to rich riparian habitat.
We will be doing any of a variety of tasks such as: invasive plant removal, native plant installation, nursery plant care. Wear long pants and closed shoes. Bring sun protection, snack and water.
All welcome! Ages 14 and under need to be accompanied by parent or guardian. Ages 15-18 without parent/guardian MUST bring 2 signed waivers. Print and bring to the event (click on links below).
RSVP requested. RAIN CANCELS! Other dates planned: 1/8/17, 2/4/17, 3/5/17, 4/1/17.
Directions to Hedrick Ranch Nature Area (HRNA) 20395 S. Mountain Rd, Santa Paula: Hwy 126 E to Santa Paula, exit 10th St. and turn left (go under freeway), turn quick right on Harvard, turn right on 12th St. (cross Santa Clara River bridge), go 3.7 mi to 20395 S. Mountain Rd, turn left onto dirt road between farmland to the end (about 1/2 mi).
Sierra Club waiver: http://tinyurl.com/lk3qytz
UCSB waiver: http://www.ehs.ucsb.edu/files/docs/rm/WaiverElecActivities.pdf