Arbor Day Volunteers Needed In New Paltz

(New Paltz, NY)--Tomorrow is Arbor Day and volunteers are welcome at a “Potting Up” event in New Paltz.

It takes place at the DEC Regional Offices on South Putt Corners Road where DEC staff members could use help from volunteers in potting up thousands of bare-root seedlings that will be used in the “Trees for Tribs” program.Hudson River Estuary Trees for Tribs plantings take place throughout the Hudson Valley in May and September.All ages are welcome from 9am until 4pm Friday, but younger volunteers must be accompanied by an adult. On-site training is provided.

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