Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Celebrate National Public Lands Day

September 27th will be a very busy day in the Dan River Basin. It's National Public Lands Day and no matter where you live there will be something to do. So get off the couch, and get outside!

Franklin County, VA
Friends of Philpott needs your help to plant trees along the shores of Philpott Lake. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers took the time to pre-dig all the holes, so you'll get to enjoy the fun part of helping enhance the shoreline! Contact 276-629-2703 or ldrage@comcast.net for more information.

Henry County, VA
DRBA and the Henry County Bike Club are partnering to kick-off develeopment of Phase II of the Fieldale Trail on S. River Road in Fieldale. Volunteers will be needed to help clear limbs, rocks, and other debris from the new trail corridor. Contact 276-634-2545 or jdoss@danriver.org for more information.

Rockingham County, NC
DRBA, the Rockingham County Naturalist Club, and the Rockingham County Girl Scouts are partnering for a clean-up at the NC Mayo River State Park. Volunteers will be needed to help pick up trash and debris that has been dumped. Contact 336-349-5727 or members@danriver.org for more information.

1 comment:

Dan River Basin Association said...

Please note that the Henry County workday at Fieldale Trail has been canceled due to rain.

The next workday will be held on Sunday, October 19 from 2-5pm.