Pinckney Recreation Area - Volunteer Stewardship Workday

Date:  June 23, 2018  
Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location: Pinckney Recreation Area, 8555 Silver Hill Road, Pinckney, MI 48169

Contact: Laurel Malvitz-Draper 517-719-2285

Spotted Knapweed - Invasive

Keep spotted knapweed, Japanese hedge parsley and other invasive weeds at bay to protect the dry sand prairie and oak barrens near Hankerd Road. Wearing a long sleeved shirt, long pants and gloves is recommended as some individuals are sensitive to contact with spotted knapweed plants. Meet at the Halfmoon Lake parking lot closest to Hankerd Road. Meeting location: 42.414,-83.9955 From North Territorial Road, take Hankerd Road north until you see the parking lot on the left.

Volunteers are asked to register by using the volunteer registration form or via email malvitzl@michigan.gov. Additional information is available via the DNR website www.michigan.gov/dnrvolunteers. For more information about invasive species please visit michigan.gov/invasives.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit www.midnrreservations.com or call 1-800-447-2757.

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the event contact to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

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