Riverkeepers seek volunteers to plant trees
EASTON — Midshore Riverkeeper Conservancy is seeking volunteers to assist with a tree planting at 9 a.m. April 29 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, 7215 Ocean Gateway in Easton. The project will increase tree canopy and reforest riparian areas on the property.
This planting is part of the Trees for Sacred Places Project, developed and led by the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay in partnership with the Interfaith Partners for the Chesapeake. The program has planted over 12,000 trees on more than 100 faith-owned properties, including congregational grounds, retreat centers, summer camps, and retirement communities that are contributing to watershed restoration, community beauty, and care of God’s Creation. The Trees for Sacred Places program is a funded by the Maryland Department of Natural Resources and Chesapeake Bay Trust.
Volunteers of all ages and abilities are welcome for the April 29 planting. Training, equipment and refreshments will be provided. To volunteer, contact Tasha Royal at 443-385- 0511 or email@example.com.