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  • Writer's pictureTiffani Johnson

Fort Slocum Clean-ups

ANC 4B06, in collaboration with the Rock Creek Conservancy, is hosting two clean-ups of Fort Slocum Park on:

i. February 11, 2023, from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Oasis Restoration

ii. February 25, 2023, from 10 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Oasis Restoration

For more information and to register for one or both events, go to:

Join Rock Creek Conservancy and the National Park Service for this invasive plant removal restoration event in Rock Creek Park. Invasive plants are a major threat to our fragile forests, and stopping their spread helps allow for a thriving native understory. Event location directions and information will be sent from the event leader 24 hours before the event.

What to Wear: Please dress appropriately for the work and weather. We recommend wearing sturdy boots or sneakers and long layers, including pants and long sleeves - this ensures safety and reduces likelihood of exposure to nuisances like poison ivy.

What to bring: We recommend bringing water, and snacks if desired. Tools and supplies will be provided. Please bring your own gloves if you have them.

Leader Contact Information: Romy Svoboda (

Weather/Cancellation Policy: All participants will be notified via email at least 12 hours before the event start time if an event is canceled due to inclement weather. If you do not hear from us you should assume the event will occur as scheduled.

Please do NOT attend this event if you are or have been experiencing symptoms of illness.

NPS 301a Waiver - For Adults and Minors - Please fill and sign (parents or guardians will need to fill and sign for your minor) and include the date and location of the event

Ways to complete the NPS Waiver:

1. Use the PDF filler, download and save, and send to including the date and location of the event.

2. Print, Sign, and bring to the event.

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