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Cedar Wildfire Recovery-- Tree Planting I


  • meeting place for Saturday 466 East Putnam Avenue Porterville, CA, 93257 United States (map)

Two tree plantings have been scheduled on May 20-21 and June 3-4, 2017. Volunteers are needed to plant 3,000 seedlings in two events in the Cedar Wildfire Burn Area located near  Portuguese Pass and Sugarloaf in the Sequoia National Forest, which in 2016, burned 30,000 acres in the Sequoia National Forest. A pretty ambitious task!

Volunteers will meet at CHMA Community Center at 8 a.m. for  an 8.30 a.m. departure (466 East Putnam Ave; Porterville, CA 93266. Personnel gear list is available as well as other important details. Camping is free at the site. Work is moderate to difficult. 

Register by email at info@wildplaces.net or 559.539.5263

Weather expected clear and warming highs 86 degrees, lows at night 57 degrees. Sunny with slight 5 mph WSW winds.