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20 Lakes Basin Restoration: Backcountry Volunteer Work-Week

Saddleback Lake 10087 Saddlebag Lake Rd,, Lee Vining, CA, United States

Come join Friends of the Inyo and the USFS for a week of immersive restoration work in the Backcountry of the Hoover Wilderness. Where: 20 Lakes Basin, Mono Ranger District, Inyo NF When: Thursday, August 24th-Sunday, August 27th (Dates are subject to change depending on conditions) What: Restoring system trails and rehabilitating riparian habitat from user damage.  Why: This is critical habitat for the Yosemite Toad among other sensitive species. Many social trails and illegal campsites in the area threaten the health of this ecosystem.  How: We will backpack in approximately four miles to basecamp and spend our days performing...