Living Arroyos
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Volunteer event on 1/27/2018

Thank you Scout Troop 998 and the Rotary Club for helping us plant two willows and thirteen sycamore trees at Sycamore Grove. This work was part of mitigation work for the City of Livermore to replace the trees lost by the fire last year near the Olivina entrance of Sycamore Grove.

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This rock star team planted five trees, by far the most of any group!

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Thank you!!

Volunteer event on 1/20/2018

32 amazing volunteers helped us pick up trash and plant native trees along the Arroyo Las Positas in Springtown this past Saturday (1/20), thank you! We planted 90 native trees and shrubs including: mulefat, willows and elderberries. This is the second year we have planted native vegetation in Springtown in between Bluebell Drive and Heather Lane. The goal of this project is to eventually shade out the cattails that grow in the creek. The cattails slow down the flow of water during our heavy rain events and can cause flooding. By planting native trees we can increase native habitat for wildlife, protect the local neighborhoods from flooding, and provide the community with access to nature in their own back yards.

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The Planting Team

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The Clean-Up Team