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FAMN - Cove Creek Natural Area - Workday

  • We will begin at 8:30 AM and continue working through the day as necessary.
  • However, arrive when you can and stay only as long as you are able.
  • We will assemble in the parking area to review the project
  • If enough volunteers are present we will divide into two crews with one working on the Upper Bridge and the other on the Lower Bridge. 
  • Workers with anger issues can begin with the demolition of the existing bridges. 
  • Those with a modicum of carpentry skills can do the assembly—some digging will be required, but no sawing as the material is precut.
  • Several porters will be needed to transport material to each site and remove debris from the demolished bridges. 
    • There are many treads (short planks) to move but they can be handled easily by most anyone. 
    • The beams (4) are long and heavy and will require strength and a coordinated crew.
  • Most tools will be provided. 
  • A couple more rechargeable impact drivers and/or drills would be helpful.
  • Make sure they are charged as there is no electricity.
  • Lunch will be provided—prepared sandwiches, chips, and cookies. 
  • However, bring your OWN drinks.
  • COVID-19 continues to rear its ugly head so... 
  • Please be diligent about maintaining distance
  • Wear a mask when working in close proximity to others. 
  • Please be attentive and cautious throughout the entire day

It should be a fun and rewarding project.
Saturday, October 24, 2020, 8:30 AM until 12:00 PM
Cove Creek Natural Area, in the Arkansas Valley
faulkner County, AR  
Michael A Gambill
Volunteer - Trail Maintenance
Registration is required
No Fee