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Plant trees in Bryson City

Plant trees in Bryson City

Help MountainTrue plant more than 2,500 new native plants at Bryson City Island Park during volunteer workdays 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, and Wednesday, Feb. 14.

In case of bad weather, a rain day will be held Saturday, Feb. 10.

Volunteers will help install both live stake and rooted tree and shrub material for bank stabilization, wildlife habitat and beautification as the next step in the Island Park Bank Restoration Project. Gloves and tools are provided but volunteers are welcome to bring their own shovels, gloves or other digging tools. Volunteers should also have closed-toed shoes, long pants, warm layers, water and snacks.

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