February 22nd – Tree Thinning at Waikiki Springs

February 22, 2023 9:00 am 12

We will be conducting a tree thinning project to reduce fuel load for fire protection. This event will focus on removing ponderosa saplings from dense thickets of conifers. We will also be conducting ladder fuel reduction. This consists of limbing select branches from trees to reduce the chances of a wildfire reaching the canopy of the forest.

 

Date: Wednesday, February 22nd, 2023

Location: Waikiki Springs Nature Preserve. Trailhead location: HERE

Time: 9:00am-1:00pm

We will provide:

  • PPE

– Safety Glass

– Ear Plugs

– Hard hats

– Gloves

-Tools

You should bring:

  • Weather-appropriate clothing
  • Sturdy hiking boots or shoes