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SPLT Fall Trail Clean-up - this Saturday, October 15

posted Oct 12, 2011, 8:26 AM by South Portland Land Trust   [ updated Mar 15, 2012, 9:50 AM ]
SPLT Fall Trail Clean-up Day
Saturday, October 15 (Rain Date: Sunday, October 16)

Time: 9:00 AM to 12 noon

Location: The Clarks Pond Trailhead at the south end of the Home Depot parking lot at 300 Clarks Pond Parkway in South Portland. All volunteers can meet at trailhead and after coffee and donuts, crews will be formed and sent to their clean up sites.

Project Description: The South Portland Land Trust would like to kick off a renewed effort to maintain trails throughout South Portland with this work day. We hope that SPLT members and friends will come out for just 3 short hours to help trim back overgrowth along three or four trails and in the process get to know more about our ongoing trail projects.
How to Volunteer: Sign in at the Clarks Pond Trailhead sign up sheet on Saturday, October 15th between 9 and 10 am. If you have questions, please contact Councilor Tom Blake at 799-5723 or
What to Bring: 
Sturdy Footwear
Your own water bottle

Specific Work Party Needs: Most volunteers should have one of the following tools:
Rechargeable or gas-powered hedge trimmers, 
Hand-pruners or Loppers, and
Leaf rakes.