Help the Presidio Trust Forestry Crew take care of young trees in the Presidio’s reforestation areas. Volunteers assist with maintenance through weeding, mulching, and other stewardship activities.
First and Second Fridays, 9 am to Noon.
Friday, February 5: Upper Tennessee Hollow Reforestation Site
Friday, February 12: Upper Tennessee Hollow Reforestation Site
Help take care of young trees in a former Landfill site in the Tennessee Hollow Watershed. We will weed around the base of the trees and spread wood chips and expand irrigation rings as needed, while enjoying the expansive view of El Polin Spring.
How To Participate
Individuals and families or groups of 4 people or fewer are welcome to attend without pre-registration. Simply show up at the appropriate meeting location for sign in and to complete an agreement form (first visit only). Volunteers under 18 years must bring a waiver form signed by their parent/guardian. See below for details.
Groups of five people or more may require special arrangements and must be confirmed in advance. Visit Group Service Projects
All ages are welcome. If bringing youth under age 15, please read the Youth and Family Guidelines.
What to Wear
Be prepared! Wear clothes that can get dirty, layers for changing weather, and rain gear if necessary. Long pants and sturdy closed-toe shoes are required (no shorts or sandals). Bring a hat and/or sunglasses and wear sunscreen.
What to Bring
Bring the appropriate waiver forms (see below). Bring a reusable water bottle. Water stations will be available for refills. All necessary tools, supplies, and gloves will be provided.
No experience is necessary. Training will be provided.
This program is rain or shine. If it is raining, please bring rain gear.
Community Service Hours
This program fulfills community service requirements.