Month: November 2018


Christmas Recycling Ideas

Protect our streams from unwanted and unsafe Christmas throwaways!! Many times as we rearrange for Christmas we see a lot of items that need to be discarded, old paint, oil, batteries, household chemicals. What do you do with all of those items? First – Take an inventory of what you have. If at all possible […]

Get Hiking! Shallow Ford Natural Area

Grab a friend and get out for a hike in the woods! This hike is 3 miles on natural surface trail over rolling terrain with a few steep hills. Wear comfortable walking shoes or boots. Bring a water bottle and an extra layer. Trekking poles/hiking stick recommended. All ages welcome. Minors must be accompanied by […]

Servis Creek Cleanup – Nov. 3rd, 2018 – Results

Nice weather and a enthusiastic group of volunteers came out for the Fall Servis Creek Clean up! The rainy weather, past hurricanes and heavy rain events made this years clean up a challenge. However with hard work the group was able to collect a lot of trash that had found its way into this stream. […]

City of Burlington Fall Creek Cleanup on Oct. 27, 2018 postponed to Nov 3, 2018 due to rain!

Our streams and waterways are so important to our environment. Our spring cleanup was a huge success. Volunteers are needed to work on other streams in our community. This fall we are working in Northern Burlington in the Servis Creek watershed. We welcome welcome Service Groups, Church Groups, Volunteers of all ages to join us […]