Keep Up With AFC
This form does not yet contain any fields.

    Hike with AFC

    We'd love to take your group on a hike in the local foothills.

    Click on the image above to email Chief Executive John Howell to set up a hike.

    Help Preserve Wildlife Corridors
    Wednesday
    Oct042017

    Help AFC Buy a Wood Chipper!

    Habitat restoration is an important part of stewarding our protected lands.  AFC needs your help to purchase a wood-chipper so that we can expand our restoration efforts and improve our preserves for people and wildlife, alike.

    We will use the wood-chipper to:

    • Compost Invasive Plants  If the plants are removed before going to seed, we can shred them in the chipper and turn them into compost.  This reduces the seed bank of harmful exotic plants, while creating a zero-waste disposal system.
    • Create Our Own Mulch  One critical aspect of habitat restoration is laying down mulch to suppress weeds, and to keep moisture in the soil for newly-planted native plants.  We would like to create all of our own mulch sustainably, on-site.

    Please help us take our land management efforts in Millard, Rubio, Cottonwood, and Goss (Rosemont Preserve) Canyons, Old Marengo Park and elsewhere to the next level.  Your donation is much appreciated, and we are certain you will notice the results! 

    PrintView Printer Friendly Version

    EmailEmail Article to Friend

    References (3)

    References allow you to track sources for this article, as well as articles that were written in response to this article.

    Reader Comments

    There are no comments for this journal entry. To create a new comment, use the form below.

    PostPost a New Comment

    Enter your information below to add a new comment.

    My response is on my own website »
    Author Email (optional):
    Author URL (optional):
    Post:
     
    Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <code> <em> <i> <strike> <strong>