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Lake Arlington Garden BioSurvey

October 15 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm

Free

Arlington Water Utilities and Tarrant Regional Water District have partnered to create a native plant demonstration garden with 2,000 sq. ft. of flowering native perennials and grasses on city-owned land adjacent to the Lake Arlington Dam. We will be seeding a native wildflower meadow in the surrounding 3 acres in November. In an effort to understand the impacts of these projects on local wildlife, we would love your help documenting existing biodiversity on the site.* We are hosting our 2nd annual biosurvey on Saturday, Oct. 15th from 8am to 10pm. Please sign up to help here. Once you register, we will send you directions to the site, instructions for entering the gate and signing in, and a map of the area to explore.

 

*The project site is surrounded by low-lying fields with wetland vegetation and bordered by native trees and lake shore.  On the 3 acres around the demonstration garden, there is a field of low-growing forbs and grasses which are being treated to remove invasive grasses. The site is owned by Arlington Water Utilities and only accessible with permission via a gated entrance.

Details

Date:
October 15
Time:
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0f4eaaaa2ea4fcc61-lake

Organizers

Arlington Water Utilities
Tarrant Regional Water District

Venue

Lake Arlington Garden
5500 Lake Arlington Drive
Arlington, TX 76013 United States
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Website:
https://www.arlingtontx.gov/city_hall/departments/water_utilities/knowledge_center/water_conservation