Shoreline and Forest Restoration in Green Lake

09.09.2017 09:00 - 09.09.2017 11:00
September 9, 2017 | 9:00 am to 11:00 am | Hammer’s Trail & School Forest
Hammer’s Trail and the School Forest Property are two of Green Lake’s treasured spots. Join the Green Team as they learn about recent shoreline and forest restoration efforts that have been implemented at each site and why these efforts are so critical. Restoration expert, Lisa Reas will guide the group through Hammer’s Trail and the School Forest on a walking tour of each site identifying recent restoration efforts. Reas owns and operates LJ Reas Consulting Corporation and has spearheaded countless restoration efforts around the lake improving our natural areas. Discover why shorelines are susceptible to erosion and the best ways to combat this issue. If applicable, take the lessons home with you and apply them to your property.
GEAR TO BRING: Be sure to wear appropriate walking shoes for a brief hike that you don’t mind getting a little dirty! LOCATION: Hammers Trail is located within the Green Lake Conference Center, located just west of the Tea House. From Highway 23, turn south onto Lawson Drive. Follow past Lawsonia Course and turn right onto Hillside Road by the Roger Williams Inn. At this point, keep turning left! Turn left to follow Hillside Road over the stone bridge. Just past the Tea House, turn left onto the gravel road to the Hammers Trail trail head.