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Hart Prarie Preserve Preparation for Fire Workshop  -  Fire Workshop Prep -times flexible contact  -  Hart Prairie Preserve - Flagstaff
Volunteer to help Hart Prairie Preserve prepare for a fire workshop. These tasks to be completed before Oct. 23, 2019. Preserve location 13 miles north of Flagstaff, AZ. Arrange specific volunteer time with steven.kinback@tnc.org . Volunteer times are flexible, not one specific time.
  Description of volunteer tasks: Tablet skills (quickly trainable. This volunteer work could be ongoing.) o Scratch hard hand line around all old growth and habitat trees along northern boundary. Map tree locations on tablet o Mitigation of dead standing trees along all fire breaks and roads. Those that remain standing will need to be mapped on tablet o Calibrate and test Kestrel weather meter and associated apps on tablet Walking, less physical o Flag all boundaries and burn units o Remove nature trail signage Physical – moderate to heavy o Breaking down of slash piles on north boundary fire road and south prairie fire road o Collect t-posts, wire, and all other loose/disassembled fence materials along all boundaries o Move 1000hr fuels 50’ interior along northern boundary near adjacent private land and homes Equipment usage – experience needed o Use tow behind mower, brush cutter, weed eater, and/or chainsaw to complete mowed fire breaks. This includes mowing around Wilson Family life estate, wooden fences, nature trail posts Miscellaneous o Clean Wilson family cabin (light housekeeping cleanup) To volunteer for any of these opportunities or for more information contact: Steven Kinback, Preserve Manager, steven.kinback@tnc.org

Difficulty Rating: Moderate
Minimum Age: 18
Age Group: All Ages
Max Group Size: 4
Volunteers Needed: 5
Contact Person: Steven Kinback
steven.kinback@tnc.org   (610)420-2780


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