Community Land Connection Series: Mni Wiconi – Water is Life

 

Photo by Todd Winslow Pierce

Susie Kincade, nature based personal coach, founder of Women’s Empowerment Workshop, and environmental activist, will lead a lively exploration of riparian areas, and their importance to wildlife, some Eagle River history, and a sensory walk that ends with a water blessing on the banks of the Eagle river. All ages welcome. Be ready to get your feet wet! The Duck Ponds are preserved forever through a partnership between Eagle Valley Land Trust, Eagle County Open Space and Colorado Parks and Wildlife.

When: 5:30pm, September 8th, 2021

Where: Duck Pond Open Space, Gypsum

Bring: We will be encountering unpredictable weather and conditions in the field. Those interested should come prepared to spend 2-3 hours outside with sun protection, water, proper layers for Colorado weather, sturdy hiking shoes, and trekking poles, if desired. In accordance with the current public health order and to protect participants and our community, we ask that you please bring a face covering. Although we love dogs, they can have an impact, especially for wildlife. Please leave your furry friends at home.

Weather: This event is weather-dependent, please check EVLT’s Facebook page on the day of the event for information if there is inclement weather.

This event is free and open the public but space is limited.  Register below to secure your spot.

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