Floodplain Forest Planting

Floodplain Forest Planting
Posted on 09/05/2019
Floodplain Forest PlantingFloodplain forest planting along Vermillion River’s South Creek 
Thursday, Sept. 5, 2019 • 6-8 pm


Located in Farmington, South Creek helps feed the Vermillion River, a cold prairie river flowing through the heart of Dakota County. The Vermillion is an important Mississippi River tributary and is the only trophy brown trout stream in a metro area in the United States.
On September 5, from 6-8 pm, volunteers will work closely with FMR staff to remove invading species and plant native plugs to continue restoration work along this floodplain forest. These plants will further restoration progress increasing biodiversity along the low-lying floodplain. 

All are welcome, however, capacity is limited and registration required. All supplies and training will be provided.

To learn more and register, visit Friends of the Mississippi website
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