Community Water Chestnut Removal

07/29/2023 9:00 am
07/29/2023 4:00 pm

OARS 2023 COMMUNITY WATER CHESTNUT REMOVAL
Help clear the Concord River of water chestnuts!

Join us for a fun day out on the Concord River on Saturday, July 29th to remove invasive species and help restore our rivers!

WHEN
Saturday, July 29, 2023

Morning Shift 9:00 AM–12:30 PM
Afternoon Shift 12:30 PM–4:00 PM

LOCATION
North Billerica
Exact location shared after registration

These fast-growing aquatic invasives spread rapidly across the river, reducing biodiversity, harming water quality, and impeding recreation. But with your help, we can remove water chestnuts & help restore our rivers' ecosystem.

DON'T MISS OUT!
This fun event is a great way to explore our watershed, meet new friends, and make a difference for our rivers.

REGISTRATION IS ON A FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVE BASIS.

Recommended:
Ages 12 and up
Minors must be accompanied by an adult in the boat
Only two participants per boat
Participants are proficient swimmers

Paddle Boston will be generously supplying all canoes, PFDs, and paddles for the event!