trail maintenance

Meadowbrook Monday

With summer fast approaching, there’s plenty of work to be done at this beautiful preserve along the Valparaiso Moraine. Garlic mustard season is almost past us, but there will be other invasive work to undertake, along with weeding and trail maintenance. The foliage in the forest and on the trails has filled in fast! We’re …

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Meadowbrook Monday

This week, we’ll continue working on the trails, knocking back brambles and clearing small limbs for the increased hiking that’ll come with warmer weather. Trail maintenance is a substantial part of Meadowbrook Monday and a great way to get some scenic views of this beautiful preserve. Be prepared to work outside and dress appropriately for …

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Meadowbrook Monday

The campaign to beautify Meadowbrook’s Trails continues! The nature preserve has some of the prettiest views in the Region, but some areas along the trails have become overgrown and brush needs to be cut back.  We’ve started work at the front of the preserve, but there are still plenty of pathways to cover, and plenty …

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Meadowbrook Monday

Help us beautify Meadowbrook’s Trails! The nature preserve has some of the prettiest views in the Region, but some areas along the trails have become overgrown and brush needs to be cut back.  It’s a great way to get an intimate look at the preserve while helping to ensure that hikers, joggers, birdwatchers, and dogwalkers …

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