Lompico‘s Guardians: Clearing Fuels, Reviving Trails

June 24, 2024 • Lompico Pond Workday

Over a dozen volunteers participated in the fourth cleanup event at Lompico Pond on Saturday, June 24th. Volunteers were divided into three groups on this unmaintained county-owned parcel for trail maintenance, invasive species removal, and fuel maintenance activities. To date, volunteers on this project have:

  • Removed all of the invasive French Broom
  • Removed most of the vinca/periwinkle along Lakeshore Drive
  • Cleared ladder fuel in several stands of redwood trees
  • Mulched areas needing soil remediation utilizing material from fuel maintenance
  • Trimmed vegetation along the existing trail and removed storm-related debris
  • Began remediation strategy to remove several large patches of invasive Himalayan blackberry

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Lompico Pond Volunteer Workdays

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