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Planting Party at Capay Open Space Park

January 22nd @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Planting Party at Capay Open Space Park

Volunteers at Capay Open Space Park; photo Tanya Meyer

(Rescheduled from Jan 16th.)

In 2016, the Yolo County Resource Conservation District (YCRCD) received a grant from the State of CA to enhance wildlife habitat at Capay Open Space Park.  The YCRCD and its partners are enhancing and expanding habitat features in the forty-acre parcel, located along Cache Creek in Capay.  This involves restoration of oak savannah and native streamside vegetation and improvements to the prairie/grassland, including plantings to support pollinators.

The Yolo Audubon Society agreed to help with restoration work.  YAS members and friends are invited to a planting party on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. Please join us for a fun morning of habitat restoration and birding. Wear sturdy shoes. Tools provided.  Heavy rain cancels event.

9:00                   Birding the site with Michael Perrone

10:00-10:15      Introduction to Capay Open Space Park

10:15-11:45       Habitat restoration work (planting and/or seeding native plants)

11:45-12:00      Wrap up.

Noon                 Lunch (optional) at Roadtrip Bar and Grill in Capay

 

The Park is located at 15603 Co Rd 85, Esparto, CA.

If you have any questions, please contact Project Coordinator (and YAS member) Tanya Meyer at:

meyer@yolorcd.org

Office: (530) 661-1688 x 20

Cell: (530) 908-0236

 

 

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Date:
January 22nd
Time:
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
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