Help collect and distribute native plant seeds in the tallgrass prairie at Herbert Hoover National Historic Site. All ages are welcome. Contact Denise Collar at (319) 643-2541 if you are interested.
Meet at the Visitor Center at 8:30 a.m. for an orientation and to get signed up. Dress for the weather, and wear comfortable work clothes. Bring a shopping bag (paper or plastic) or ice cream pail for seed collection. The park has work gloves and other required tools.
The prairie restoration is part of National Public Lands Day. Participants will receive a coupon for free admission to a national park.
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