Restore River Habitat
Looking for a unique volunteer opportunity? You can help improve habitat for wildlife along the San Diego River. Volunteers will help to remove non-native plant species, clearing the way allowing local species to reclaim their niche creating a healthy environment for the plants and animals that call our river home. This is the perfect opportunity to learn more about river ecology and witness a physical transformation of the landscape, which translates into improving our environment and the health of our River! Activities Include: • Weeding • Chopping • Hauling • Digging • Trimming • A guided plant walk is included. Details: • This event is open to volunteers of all ages, but volunteers under the age of 16 must come with an adult. • All tools and supplies are provided. • No experience necessary - training will be provided. • Community service hours can be verified. • Be sure to dress in clothes that can get a little dirty and wear closed shoes, no sandals or flip-flops allowed for safety reasons. • Bring plenty of water and sun protection. Location: Meeting location and directions will be sent to those who have RSVP'd. RSVP is required. To be added to the RSVP list and to receive detailed directions, please email [email protected] or call (619) 297-7380.