Invasive Species Work Day

30 registrations allowed.
17 people currently registered.


7/11/2019 → 9:00am–11:00am


Albany Pine Bush Discovery Center
195 New Karner Road
Albany NY, 12205

Event Type:

Conservation Program
Volunteer Opportunities

Event Description:

Suitable for Adults

Celebrate New York State Invasive Species Awareness Week by helping us remove invasive honeysuckle at the Albany Pine Bush Preserve. We will meet at the Discovery Center and then caravan to the site we will be working at. Participants must provide their own transportation. We will be working off trail which may increase your exposure to ticks. It is recommended that all visitors to the Albany Pine Bush Preserve wear pants with long socks that can be pulled up over their pant legs and shirts that are tucked into the waistband. All necessary equipment and snacks will be provided.

Fee: Free! Reservations required for all attendees (regardless of age).

DIRECTIONS TO APB DISCOVERY CENTER: From I-87 take exit 2W (Rt 5 West, Central Avenue). Follow Rt 5 for about 2 miles then turn left onto Rt 155 (New Karner Rd). Continue on Rt 155 for about 1.2 miles. The Discovery Center is located on the left at 195 New Karner Road. (518)456-0655