The Wayne NF and several partners are seeking volunteers from the community to assist in planting up to 750 containerized seedlings of blight-resistant American chestnut.
WHERE: Athens County - off SR 691
WHEN: Saturday, October 25, 2014 10-3. Meet at 9 am at the Wayne NF office to be transported to the planting site.
Volunteers are asked to wear long pants and boots. Water will be available but bring your own container to refill. Bring a sack lunch or light snack.
Pre-register with one of the following coordinators to assist planners with transportation and equipment needs:
Gary Chancey, WNF - 740-753-0862 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Brian McCarthy, The American Chestnut Foundation, 740-593-2979 email@example.com
Lee Crocker, National Wild Turkey Federation, 740-222-3505, firstname.lastname@example.org
Registration required: Yes