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CANCELED - Remove Barb Wire Fence (FWC Carter Creek, 9/16/2017)
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CANCELED - Remove Barb Wire Fence (FWC Carter Creek, 9/16/2017)

Due to the impact of Hurricane Irma, this workday has been canceled and will be re-scheduled for a later date.

9/16/2017
When: Saturday, September 16, 2017
8:00 AM to around noon
Where: FWC Carter Creek
4603 Riverdale Rd
Sebring, Florida  33825
United States
Contact: Bill Parken
863 699 3742

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Due to the impact of Hurricane Irma, this workday has been canceled and will be re-scheduled for a later date.


Remove Old Barb Wire Fencing.


Removing old structures and fencing helps to return the area to a pristine natural site, and increases safety for workers and wildlife.


 


Meet at the Carter Creek Main Entrance/Parking Area


Please wear sturdy footwear, long pants/long sleeves, and a hat. Please bring your workgloves and a hiker's water bottle or similar.

We'll have cold drinking water and all the tools necessary.


The FWC Carter Creek Unit is part of the Lake Wales Ridge Wildlife and Environmental Area. The most distinctive natural community on the Lake Wales Ridge is scrub, home to one of the rarest collections of plants and animals in the world. Healthy scrub has the appearance of a miniature forest with trees seldom taller than 10 feet and open patches of sand. The WEA contains 20 of 22 federally listed plant species known to occur on the Lake Wales Ridge