Grow Zone Management Guides for Volunteer Leaders

Mar 5, 2014 - 9:27 am

A group of volunteers receiving instructions from a group leader.The following guides were designed for volunteer leaders organizing a creek restoration project in a grow zone.  If you would like to propose a volunteer project in a Grow Zone please use this form to make the request.  Thank you for your dedication to protecting Austin's creeks.

Self-led Projects

Removal of invasive grasses

Ragweed control, seed balls and seeding

Manage woody slash

WPD-Led Projects

Seed islands and seed balls

Removal of Invasive Trees-Wrenching and Girdling

Information about invasive plant management in Austin


Click here to be notified about volunteer workdays along Grow Zones.

Several organizations in the local area, such as Keep Austin Beautiful and the Austin Park Foundation coordinate volunteers to care for our natural areas. Pitch in to be part of the solution by adopting a creek or participating in It’s My Park Day!