Annual Planting: 2013 Project: Cincinnati
Zoo – Wetland Restoration
Saturday April 6th
The OVFF is teaming up with
the Cincinnati Zoo to replant wetlands, on a preserve of theirs, north of
Mason, Ohio. We will be planting 2500 tree seedlings of a variety of native
All you need to bring are
some sturdy boots or shoes and maybe some gloves ( it will be wet). We will
have plenty of shovels and planting bars along with some gloves. Bring a friend
or come and meet some new friends. If you need to come later or need to leave
early, no worries – even a couple hours of your time will make a difference.
Food and drinks will be provided.
Mason-Montgomery Rd., 3 miles north of Mason Ohio. Take I-71 north to the
Fields Ertel exit and go north on Mason-Montgomery Rd. through Mason and 3miles
north of Mason there will be an old barn on the right. Look for the OVFF banner
just past the barn. 2/10th of a mile past the barn, Mason-Montgomery
ends at Hamilton Rd.
Rain date or finish up date
will be April 7th.
Planting: 2013 Project: Clermont Co.
Saturday April 20th
The OVFF is also working with
the Ohio DNR Clermont Co. ALB replanting project. They have a replanting
project on April 20th to replace trees taken down due to the Asian
Longhorn Beetle. The trees to be replanted are potted with approximately 1”
trunks. They are planning on planting 100-200 trees. The project is to assist
local homeowners who have lost trees and they are looking for volunteers to
help. For more information regarding this project, go to: http://ohiodnr.com/Default.aspx?tabid=24021.
For more information:
-call (253) 650-7816
-visit us on the web at: http://www.ovff.net/
-on Facebook: OVFF