Tree Planting

 

Working with the Girl Scouts and other volunteers, the Conservancy planted hundreds of trees throughout Marblehead’s open spaces. Trees were donated by Lofty Oaks, Marblehead’s Forestry, Park and Recreation department, and others.

A gang of enthusiastic girl scouts and leaders met at the Shore Lea Nature Center to plant the trees. Photo Courtesy of Denny Curtin.

The day started with the Conservancy's ranger, Doug Perkins, explaining the process. Photo Courtesy of Denny Curtin.

OK kids, everyone clear on the concepts? Photo Courtesy of Denny Curtin.

Once everyone knew what to do, they scattered into the woods. Photo Courtesy of Denny Curtin.

Here three scouts take a break after finishing a group planting. Photo Courtesy of Denny Curtin.