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Langdon Park Tree Walk with Canopy Award Honoree Mary Pat Rowan
Thu April 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am EDTFree
Join us at Langdon Park for a tour of the newly improved forest patch and learn more about the conservation efforts happening at the park!
Hear from Volunteer Service Canopy Awards Honoree Mary Pat Rowan, and previous Canopy Award Honoree Delores Bushong, as they walk us through their efforts in Langdon Park. Walk along the new 700 ft trail cut through the patch, see the first hand positive effects of invasive species control, and learn about the urban forest regeneration research study at the park!
Our efforts at Langdon are part of a new year-long climate resiliency program, under the District of Columbia Community Stormwater Solutions Grant.
Register now! The week before this event, we will send a logistics and directions email with detailed information about how to get to the site. You will receive this email ONLY if you are signed-up for this walk.
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Register: Register in advance. Space is limited. If your plans change prior to the event, please update your registration status so we are sure to have the necessary number of volunteers.
Waiver: All participants must pre-register and sign a completed waiver form BEFORE participating in the walk.
Clothes and shoes: Dress comfortably and appropriately for the weather. We recommend long pants and other protections for sun, bugs and poison ivy and good walking shoes.
Water: Bring a full water bottle! Water will be available on site if needed.
Food: No food will be provided on site, please pack in any food you would like to eat during the event.
Animals: No animals are allowed into the event, except for service animals.
COVID-19 Policy: Casey Trees is now requiring all attendees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to attend our events. One of the following options will demonstrate proof of vaccination:
– A physical Center for Disease Control (CDC) Vaccination Card
– A digital copy/photo of a CDC Vaccination Card
– A COVID-19 Verification App such as VaxYes or CLEAR
Please bring a photo ID and one of the above listed options to provide proof of vaccination. You may not be asked to show proof of vaccination during our outdoor event, however you may need to show proof of vaccination to use any indoor facilities.
Public Transportation: The Metrobus stop for this location is Franklin Street NE & 20th Street NE (B8, B9, E2, E3, H6). The closest Metro is either Brookland-CUA or Rhode Island Avenue Metro and are both about a mile walk
Parking: Street parking may be limited.
Bike Parking: Bikes can be locked to nearby signs
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