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2022 Individual Cleanups
Sat Jan 1 — Sat Dec 31
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With the ongoing pandemic and safety considerations, Rock Creek Conservancy is excited to offer socially-distant service options - the work of stewarding Rock Creek continues! Individual cleanups are …
2022 Invasives Pledge
Sat Jan 1 — Sat Dec 31
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English ivy, and other invasive plants, are a major threat to the health of the trees and forests around Rock Creek in Montgomery County and the District. I pledge to remove English ivy (or other in…
Race, History, and Rock Creek: The History and Future of the Carter Barron Amphitheater
Wed Nov 30 @ 5:30pm
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Race, History, and Rock Creek: The History and Future of the Carter Barron Amphitheater Wednesday, November 30, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm ET (VIRTUAL) Register here Rock Creek Park is fortunate to house a s…
Invasive Removal - Normanstone
Sat Dec 3 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Normanstone Saturday, December 3, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek …
Invasive Removal - Reservation 630 East
Sun Dec 4 @ 10:00am
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Volunteers celebrate near a pile of bags of removed invasive species.
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Invasive Removal at Reservation 360 East Sunday, December 4th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Join Rock Creek Conservancy, the National Park Service, and Weed Warrior Rena Subotnik for an invasive plant remova…
Invasive Removal - Trail 9
Sat Dec 10 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Trail 9 Saturday, December 10, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek Park…
Invasive Removal - Piney Branch
Sat Dec 17 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Piney Branch Saturday, December 17, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek…
Invasive Removal - Reservation 630 East
Sun Dec 18 @ 10:00am
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Volunteers celebrate near a pile of bags of removed invasive species.
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Invasive Removal at Reservation 360 East Sunday, December 18th, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm Join Rock Creek Conservancy, the National Park Service, and Weed Warrior Rena Subotnik for an invasive plant remov…
Litter Cleanup at Carter Barron - Picnic Grove 24
Sat Dec 31 @ 10:00am
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Litter Cleanup at Carter Barron Saturday, December 31, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and National Park Service for a litter removal restoration event in Rock Creek Park. Trash is t…
Invasive Removal - Normanstone
Sat Jan 7 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Normanstone Saturday, January 7, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek …
Stream Team Leader Training
Wed Jan 11 @ 6:00pm
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Stream Team Leader Training Wednesday, January 11, 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm ET Please join Rock Creek Conservancy for a virtual training for our Stream Team Leader program. Stream Team Leaders are dedicated…
MLK Day: Oasis Restoration at Trail 9
Sat Jan 14 @ 10:00am
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MLK Day: Oasis Restoration at Trail 9 Saturday, January 14, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM In honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy of social action, Rock Creek Conservancy hosts an annual MLK Weekend…
MLK Day: Oasis Restoration at Reservation 630 West
Mon Jan 16 @ 10:00am
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MLK Day: Oasis Restoration at Reservation 630 West Monday, January 16, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM In honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy of social action, Rock Creek Conservancy hosts an annual ML…
MLK Day: Oasis Restoration at Fort Slocum
Mon Jan 16 @ 1:00pm
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MLK Day: Oasis Restoration at Fort Slocum Monday, January 16, 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM In honor of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King’s legacy of social action, Rock Creek Conservancy hosts an annual MLK Weekend o…
Oasis Restoration at Normanstone
Sat Jan 21 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Normanstone Saturday, January 21, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek Pa…
Oasis Restoration at Reservation 630 West
Sat Jan 28 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Reservation 630 West Saturday, January 28, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock…
Oasis Restoration at the Carter Barron Mini Oasis
Sat Feb 4 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at the Carter Barron Mini Oasis Saturday, February 4, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration even…
Oasis Restoration at Fort Slocum
Sat Feb 11 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Fort Slocum Saturday, February 11, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek …
Oasis Restoration at Normanstone
Sat Feb 18 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Normanstone Saturday, February 18, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek …
Oasis Restoration at Fort Slocum
Sat Feb 25 @ 10:00am
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Oasis Restoration at Fort Slocum Saturday, February 25, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek …
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Weed Wrangle - Rock Creek Nature Center
By Rock Creek Conservancy Rock Creek Park

Weed Wrangle - Rock Creek Park Nature Center
Saturday, September 24, 9:30 am - 12:00 pm

Join Rock Creek Conservancy, Rock Creek Park, and National Capital PRISM (Partnerships for Regional Invasive Species Management) on Saturday, September 24, 9:30 am to 12 pm for our second-Annual Weed Wrangle®, an area-wide volunteer effort to help rescue our public parks and green spaces from non-native invasive species through hands-on removal of especially harmful trees, vines, and flowering plants.

 

The event is free but registration is required: REGISTER HERE

Please register yourself and each member of your group INDIVIDUALLY. For the health and safety of our volunteers and leaders, we cannot accept walk-ups or any groups that do not have all members registered. Thank you for keeping us all safe this cleanup season!

 

Activity: Volunteers will participate in a socially-distant invasive removal in Rock Creek Park

Location: Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Rd NW.

What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the work and weather. Wear layers, as well as sturdy boots or sneakers.

What to Bring:  We recommend bringing water, and snacks if desired. Tools and supplies will be provided. Please bring your own gloves if you have them.

Leader Contact Information: Liz Crafford, (craffordfamily@gmail.com)

Weather/Cancellation PolicyAll participants will be notified via email before the event start time if an event is canceled due to inclement weather.

** Please do not attend this event if you are or have been experiencing symptoms of illness! **

 

Date
September 24
Time
9:30am - 12:00pm
Location
Rock Creek Park Nature Center
5200 Glover Road Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia United States
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