Trail maintenance set for Hoppers Birge Pond on June 3

There will be a morning of light trail maintenance at Hoppers Birge Pond Nature Preserve, Bristol on Saturday, June 3 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

The crew will prune vegetation on both east and west Birge Pond Trails. The upper and lower parking lots will be cleaned and raked. The vegetation will be pruned on North Pond Street and the area cleaned-up as well. Hiking boots or similar footwear are required. Long pants and bug spray are recommended. Bring tools if possible, especially metal rakes and non motorized pruning shears. Water and a light snack provided.

The maintenance is sponsored by City of Bristol Hoppers Birge Pond Nature Preserve Committee .

Meet at the main parking lot at the corners of Beech Street and Crescent Drive. Rain cancels.

No registration is necessary.

For more information, call Patricia White at (860)583-9572 or email her.