MLK Day of Service at Harmon Canyon

 

 

Want to help prepare Harmon Canyon for public use? Love to run? Then this event is for you! Ventura Land Trust is teaming up with Runners For Public Lands on Martin Luther King Jr. day to connect runners of all abilities and anyone who is interested to open space preservation, outdoor recreation, and habitat restoration. This sneak peek of the preserve is your chance to come out and help build trails that will be used by the community for years to come. Ventura is lacking in public trails and we need your help to change that! 

Ventura Land Trust is currently in the process of purchasing this fantastic preserve. It is currently not open to the public. In the meantime, there is plenty of work to be done! We will be working on clearing brush to reduce fire hazards and building trails for the public to enjoy once we have our grand opening.

The event will start at 7:30 am with a run through the canyon (that is not yet open to the public outside of Ventura Land Trust led events) to preview the preserve that will go to 8:45 am. The volunteer work day will begin at 9:00 am where we will work on removing invasive plants, clearing and preparing trails, and restoring native habitats within Harmon Canyon. 

For field work, we ask that you please wear long pants, long sleeves, sturdy closed-toe shoes (preferably hiking boots), sunscreen, hat, and reusable water bottle. We will bring gloves and tools, though you are welcome to bring your own if you have a particular preference. 

We provide the tools; you provide the enthusiasm! Please RSVP so we know how many tools to provide.

This property is currently CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC except for special volunteer restoration events.

Trespassing could impact the purchase process, please don't take the risk! 

WHEN
January 20, 2020 at 7:30am - 12pm
WHERE
Harmon Canyon
7511 Foothill Rd
Ventura, CA 93003
United States
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CONTACT
Dan Hulst · · 8056438044
75 RSVPS
Palmer Rovelli Kyle Foss Sam Niebergall Connor Humphreys Terri Costello Bryan Gonzales Russell Goff Joanne Stafman Stephen Billings Danielle Rose Alex Yanez Cynthia Hartmann Joseph Harrington Tyler Goff Rafael Ojeda Mary Graham John Stith Andy Malec John Darling Melissa Turner Uli Stuwe Dennis Kulzer Briana Steinhorst Amy Bruns Danny Carmichael Doug Crenshaw Ashley Mignogna Mark Neal Sheila Holland Jayne Turcotte Casey Milne Ashley French Natalie Chagollan Sylvia Schnopp Daniel Hulst

Who's RSVPing

Palmer Rovelli
Kyle Foss
Sam Niebergall
Connor Humphreys
Terri Costello
Bryan Gonzales
Russell Goff
Joanne Stafman
Stephen Billings
Danielle Rose
Alex Yanez
Cynthia Hartmann
Joseph Harrington
Tyler Goff
Rafael Ojeda
Mary Graham
John Stith
Andy Malec
John Darling
Melissa Turner
Uli Stuwe
Dennis Kulzer
Briana Steinhorst
Amy Bruns
Danny Carmichael
Doug Crenshaw
Ashley Mignogna
Mark Neal
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