Penn State Extension Backyard Stream Repair Series Field Day – Tyrone, PA
October 29, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join Penn State Extension for Backyard Stream Repair Series Field Day, a hands-on workshop where you will get the opportunity to help repair a stream while learning. We will demonstrate and then give you a chance to participate in planting a riparian buffer and live staking in a waterway in need of streambank stabilization. Planting riparian buffers and live staking are affordable, easy ways that landowners can repair their backyard stream.
Sat., Oct. 29, 2022
(9:00 AM – 12:00 PM ET)
Arch Spring Farm Bed and Breakfast
6548 Kettle Rd.
Tyrone, PA 16686
Who is this for?
Those that have completed or are in the process of completing the Backyard Stream Repair Webinar Series
What will you learn?
How to properly plant a tree
Trees used for riparian buffers
How live staking works
Plants to use for live staking
How to use the First Investigation of Stream Health (FISH) Protocol
What should volunteers bring?
Hand pruners (if possible)
Mallets/drilling hammers (if possible)
This event is being offered at no charge to participants.