2015 Weed Pull

May 16, 2015
Volunteer pulling weeds at previous event Monocultures of noxious weeds means less native vegetation for deer, birds, insects, small mammals and pollinators. By pulling together we can work towards restoring a natural balance.

Phone to register for your free lunch by May 14, 777-5552.

Learn weed identification, pull weeds together, eat a free lunch and get a door prize. In previous years, volunteers had fun pulling 2,500 pounds of weeds in 2 hours! Families, scout groups, and organizations are welcome to help improve wildlife habitat. Join staff from the Refuge and Ravalli County Weed District on Saturday, May 16th. Meet at Lee Metcalf National Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center (just north of Stevensville) from 9am to 1pm. This 11th annual free event offers a free lunch and door prizes for participating. Bring water, gloves & be ready for rain or shine (tools are provided). Email deborah_goslin@fws.gov or phone Deborah 777-5552 x 202 with questions.
Main Contact Area: Refuge Visitor Center

Open to all members of the public, event operational 9 am - 1 pm

People and wildlife will both benefit from this community effort on your National Wildlife Refuge.