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Burnidge Woods Park Project

Feb 19, 2022

10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Burnidge Woods
2050 Banks Dr
Elgin IL, 60123

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Help restore a balance to nature in the native woodlands of Burnidge Woods Park with University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist, “The Sherman Outsiders,” and partner with “Elgin Allies” Also while bring on the balance back you will be hands on learning experience from “The Sherman Outstiders”

Goals of the restoration project are broad reaching and long-term:Increase hickory trees regeneration and the diversity of tree species and sizes, restore the abundance and diversity of native shrubs and ground-layer -plantsCreate a mosaic of habitats, improving conditions of plants and wildlife, increase/restore the creek’s and pond’s water levels

Remove all nonnative plants and invasive plants

To bring a balance native beauty back to “Burnidge Woods Park”.

Burnidge Woods Park Project: http://bttr.im/nuw3x