November 1 - Heritage Tree Dedication
In commemoration of the Borough’s 125th Anniversary, the Shade Tree Commission will be dedicating a heritage Swamp White Oak tree at the Paoli Memorial Association grounds on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. To learn more about Swamp White Oak, click: Swamp White Oak Facts
As part of its efforts to improve water and habitat quality, the Chester Ridley Crum Watersheds Association (CRC) is hosting stream-side tree planting events in October. Volunteers are needed to assist with each planting. No prior experience is necessary. CRC will provide a tree planting demonstration at the beginning of each event. Gloves, hand tools, and water will be provided. Please wear long pants and sturdy shoes.
CRC and its partners will be restoring tree cover at:
Swarthmore College, Wednesday, October 22, 9:00am – 12:00pm
CRC and the Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College will be adding to stream-side plantings along the Crum Creek.
Darlington Trail, Saturday, October 25, 9:00am – 12:00pm
In partnership with Middletown Township, CRC will add to the stream-side forests at this popular hiking and recreation location on the East Branch of the Chester Creek.
For more information on each event, including meeting locations and pre-registration links, please visit www.crcwatersheds.org or call CRC at (610) 359-1440.