Eugene seeks volunteers for 2,021 for 2021 project on Saturday

The city is looking for volunteers to help plant 2,000 baby sequoias in large pots on Saturday.

Posted: Apr. 12, 2019 3:05 PM

EUGENE, Ore. – You can help Eugene go green for this upcoming Arbor Day.

The city is looking for volunteers to help plant 2,000 baby sequoias in large pots on Saturday.

RELATED: Eugene to plant 2,021 trees for world track and field championships

The trees are the cornerstone of the 2,021 for 2021 project, which aims to turn the hosting of the IAAF World Track and Field Championships into a more sustainable opportunity for our community. They’ll eventually be planted in parks, street medians and near schools, businesses and homes.

Help is needed from 9 a.m. to noon at the Alton Baker Park Native Plant Nursery. Volunteers should RSVP. To learn more, click here.

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