Sat, Oct 14|
MiniNature Reserve Installation: Secret Location
An MNR is a native garden in a public park, school, parkway, or small business storefront. MNRs are our way of restoring and preserving nature in urban environments.
Time & Location
Oct 14, 2023, 4:00 PM – 4:05 PM
Oxnard, Oxnard, CA, USA
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What is a MiniNature Reserve Installation?
A MiniNature Reserve (MNR) is a native garden planted by volunteers in a parkway, school, local park, or other small area. A MNR Installation is the event in which we do the planting.
What are we doing in this workshop?
We will be planting dry grassland species in an effort to emulate a dry grassland habitat.
What should I expect?
We will be outdoors for this event. Dress comfortably and be ready to get dirty! Before participating, you MUST sign a waiver, you MUST wear an Orange Vest (we will provide), and you MUST wear gloves. We will be digging holes, putting plants in the ground, sweeping up palm fruits, and sowing wildflower seeds. There are NO RESTROOMS on site.
To receive exact location, you must RSVP. We will send out the location A few days in advance, the day prior, and the day of.
Should I bring anything?
If you would like to bring a plant to put in the ground or some seeds to spread, we will take any of the following species:
Nodding needle grass
Blue wild rye
Small flowered Melic
Goldenrod Solidago veluntina
Blue eyed grass
Catalina mariposa lily
Splendid Mariposa lily
Butterfly mariposa lily
Is this event family-friendly?
Yes, all ages are welcome to attend! Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by and adult.
If I have questions, who should I contact?
Feel free to reach out to info@MiniNature.org with any questions, comments or concerns.Must RSVP to get exact location.