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3rd Annual Star Thistle Pull

  • Mariposa Preserve, Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument (map)

Sponsored by KS Wild, Siskiyou Chapter of the Native Plant Society of Oregon, Friends of Cascade-Siskiyou National Monument, and Medford BLM. 

Join the sponsored organizations and BLM Monument staff Charles Schelz and Christine Beekman for an invasive weed pull in the Mariposa Preserve just outside of Ashland. We will continue to clear yellow star thistle in the habitat of the rare Green’s Mariposa Lily and observe wildflowers growing along the way.

What to bring: Wear pants and closed-toed shoes, sun protection and bring a water bottle. We'll provide work gloves and bags, and your own work gloves are welcome.

2:30pm - Carpool from Clover Lane, Ashland. (in front of El Paraiso Restaurant)
3:00 - 6:00pm - Walk & weed pull at Mariposa Preserve
6:30 - Dinner celebration Caldera Brewery, Clover Lane