Phragmites Removal at Giant’s Tomb

Event Date: August 15, 2019

August 15th, 11 am

We will begin at 11 am and work until mid-afternoon. Volunteers do not need to stay for the entire period – any assistance is welcomed!

Giant’s Tomb Island

Help us remove invasive Phragmites from Giant’s Tomb!

Please bring:

  • Garden pruners, snippers, or shears suitable for cutting 1/2″ stems
  • Gardening gloves
  • Water shoes or old footwear, or hip waders if you have them
  • Appropriate clothing for working in waist-deep water (lightweight long pants are recommended to avoid scratches on legs)
  • A hat and sunscreen
  • A snack and drinking water

For more information, please contact Sarah at (416) 440-1519 x102 or

GPS Coordinates: 44.9231, -79.987739