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“There should be great numbers of trees with a spread of branches and standing in relation to one another that could not be expected to be attained in less time than forty years.” -- Frederick Law Olmsted

Monthly Archives: February 2013

Projects: Invasive Plant Removal and Prairie Establishment

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February 18, 2013

In support of invasive plant management in Cherokee and Seneca Parks, the Conservancy received a $17,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture specifically targeting the removal of woody invasive vegetation such as Bush Honeysuckle and Privet. In addition, the grant allows for planting native warm season prairie grasses and flowers in formally turf grass more >

News: Thank You to These Dedicated Volunteers!

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February 18, 2013

We appreciate every single one of our volunteers, but we want to give special recognition to the following individuals and groups who volunteered in 2012. Outstanding Park Steward: Roxanne Yeoman dedicated many hours helping the Restoration Team with planting, irrigation, and invasive plant removal. Best User Group: KYMBA advocates for sustainable trails in our parks more >