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Park Inventory: Foxhall Playground

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm EDT

Free
Join Casey Trees and city arborists in the Foxhall Crescent on a lovely fall day to collect important information about trees in Northwest D.C.

If you love trees, science and discovering new parks, this is the event for you! Come put your tree skills to the test and take in some fresh air with fellow nature enthusiasts.

Participants will receive a short, hands-on training on-site. After learning the tools and techniques, participants will split into groups and begin assessing trees. We will document tree species, height, trunk diameter, crown width, overall health, and more.

 

Who Should Attend?
Open to the general public, you do not need any prior experience to join us.  If you have participated in our Trees 101 or Trees 201 class, this will be a great way to put your knowledge into action!

 

Come Prepared
We will plan to conduct the inventory rain or shine so please wear appropriate clothing and comfortable shoes for walking short distances. Participants are welcome to bring water and light snacks.

 

Getting There
Carpooling or rideshare is the best option for reaching Foxhall Playground (AKA W Street Park) at the intersection of 48th Street NW and W St NW. Metro buses D5, D6 stop in proximity to the playground.

 

Where to Meet
Be on the lookout for the green and white Casey Trees table on the side next to 48th St NW. Participants will be emailed a detailed map closer to the inventory date.

 

 

Support Casey Trees
Become a Casey Trees Member today and receive some incredible perks and benefits including advance registration to select classes and events – all while doing your part to help build a greener place to live for us all. Casey Trees relies on the support of friends, neighbors, and volunteers like you to make our work possible. Thank you for your help!

 

Details

Date:
October 5
Time:
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/park-inventory-foxhall-playground-registration-66217707947

Venue

Foxhall Playground
4742 W Street NW
Washington, DC 20007 United States

Organizer

Casey Trees