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Climate Change and Your Garden brochure
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Nature's Backyard Blog
the Willows Blog
Mother Nature's Backyard - Slideshow of the First Year
Stroll the Preserve
of the Preserve
Would you like to immerse yourself in a relaxing
stroll through wilderness? Here is your chance!
and take a walk through the Gardena Willows Wetland Preserve on
the second Sunday of every month 1PM to 4PM
and a new added Stroll day each month (self-guided) - 4th
from 9:00 a.m. to Noon
Be sure to wear sturdy walking shoes, a hat, sunscreen and
insect repellant and bring your camera!!
The entrance to the Preserve is in Arthur
Johnson Park (formerly South Gardena Park),
between Normandie and Vermont Avenues, one block north of
Artesia Blvd at
1202 West 170th Street, Gardena, CA.
Native Plants for Sandy Soils
Weeds of Western Los Angeles County - Project SOUND
of the Month
8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Restoration Work Days
Remove non-native plants and restore habitat.
Tools, gloves & water will be provided. Wear
work clothes, hat, sun screen and sturdy shoes. Come
and enjoy a morning in the wilderness!
VOLUNTEER FORM REQUIRED
Please bring your form with
you and give it to the volunteer at the sign-in
table. Volunteers under the age of 18 must
have parent's signature on form. Thank you!
Willows Preserve entrance is located in Arthur
Johnson Park (formerly South Park) Between
Normandie & Vermont- One block north of
West 170th St., Gardena, CA
click the above link for a Yahoo! Map
is a map of the Preserve
For additional information, please contact:
Friends of Gardena Willows Wetland Preserve