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RT 44 Field Perimeter Mowing - AT Open Space Preservation

Date and Time

Saturday, October 3, 2020, 9:00AM - 3:00PM

Location

Parking area at the entrance to the field on Rte 44 NE of Salisbury Center and just past Cobble Rd,
Connecticut, West of River,
CT

Registration

Registration is required for this activity.

Overview

Come help mow the perimeter of the Rte 44 field in preparation for later tractor mowing and remove invasives. We supply the DR mower/brush cutters and you help us use them. Meet at 9:00 AM at the parking area at the entrance to the field on Rte 44 northeast of Salisbury Center and just past Cobble Road. Bring water, lunch and work gloves as well as a mask and hand sanitizer.

AMC Trip Policy

Cost

Free

Click map for driving directions
Mowing reed canary grass with DR mower

Volunteering Type

Trail Work

Activity

Conservation

Offered By

Connecticut

Status

Open

Nearby AMC Destination

Northwest Camp

Audience

Adults (18+)


Contact




(best time to call: evenings)

Henry is a CT-AT Committee member with 35+ years as a trail volunteer. He is a past Chairman of the Trail Committee and former Overseer of Trails. Henry currently serves as the Overseer of Lands for the AT in Connecticut.

Contact




(best time to call: Leave a message and I'll call back)
Rich is a section maintainer for the Appalachian Trail between Caesar Brook and West Cornwall Road. He also serves as Secretary and Work Party Coordinator of the CT Chapter Appalachian Trail Committee.