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Fri, Nov 12


East End Beach

Bittersweet Removal (Volunteer Opportunity!)

Join us in our efforts to contain invasive bittersweet along the bike path by the East End Beach in Portland!

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Bittersweet Removal (Volunteer Opportunity!)
Bittersweet Removal (Volunteer Opportunity!)

Time & Location

Nov 12, 2021, 10:00 AM – Nov 13, 2021, 12:00 PM

East End Beach, Eastern Promenade Trail, Portland, ME 04101, USA

About the event

So-called "Oriental" or round-leafed bittersweet is a creeping vine with inedible berries that is considered invasive in North America. Frustrating to gardeners and arborists, and not readily favored by birds, bittersweet is a largely useless bane on wild land. We can use traditional harvesting techniques to tend Asian bittersweet in the wild: harvesting material for baskets while controlling and suppressing future damaging growth.

Join us to remove invasive bittersweet from a valued common area.

Rewild Maine is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit organization. We depend on donations from the community to offer free classes and workshops and we are grateful for your support. Scholarships are available for paid classes on an as-needed basis and nobody will ever be turned away for lack of funds. All donations are tax-deductible.


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