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Rare Plant Monitoring at Elk Garden

  • Dates: 29 – 29 Aug, 2018
  • Location: Damascus, Virginia
  • Contact: Carol Broderson
  • Email: [email protected]

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Join the Mount Rogers A.T. Club on August 29 for rare plant monitoring at Elk Garden. Learn how to identify Great Indian Plantain and understand the importance of this plant to the Appalachian ecosystems.The hike in search of this significant species will be approximately 5 miles round trip and will go up to Whitetop and back.

Participants should wear sturdy shoes or boots, long pants, and work gloves. Participants should bring lunch, water, a rain jacket, and sun protection. Meet club members at Elk Garden. The work trip will begin at 9:30 a.m. and conclude in the early afternoon.

Please fill out this form to register your participation.

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