neD-SPACE will hold a neighborhood mitigation event on Saturday, September 16 in Nederland’s Big Springs. Volunteers should gather at 55 Valleyview Drive at 7:45 am for the usual sign-in and briefing (sawyers please arrive at 7:15). Two properties will be mitigated, and we’ll conclude with a potluck at noon.
Event coordinators are Kris Hess and Marc McClish, Safety officer is Jamie Carpenter.
What to bring:
Sawyers (must be pre-approved; indicate your interest in cutting via the RSVP contact form. Three S-212 sawyers and five neD-SPACE (Saws & Slaws) trained sawyers will be needed for this event)
- Chainsaw, fuel, bar oil
- PPE (hard hat, eye protection, hearing protection, chaps, gloves, sturdy boots)
Swampers: long sleeve shirt, pants, gloves, sturdy shoes, safety glasses, ear protection
Everyone: A potluck side dish or dessert to share (Burgers, Brauts, and nonalcoholic beverages will be provided)
RSVP here please.
All neD-SPACE events are conducted in partnership with Wildfire Partners.