2.5 Day Workshop
Wednesday, March 28 (afternoon only)
Thursday, March 29 (8:30 am - 5pm), lunch provided
Friday, March 30 (8:30 am - 4 ppm), lunch provided
Instructors: Charlie Dundas and John Gibson, Tri-State Trails, PTBA Member
Learn the basics the construction of crib boardwalk/floating boardwalk over a wetland in a two-day and half-day, hands-on workshop.
Topics covered will include notching, construction techniques, proper layout, site assessment, materials options and transportation, essential and helpful tools, and leaving a clean, finished product and work site.
Participants should come ready to work with gloves, long pants, and boots.
WHAT TO BRING:
Appropriate field gear for the weather. Expect to be outside throughout workshop. Expect rain and be pleasantly surprised if it stays dry. This is a working and very hands on workshop, please come prepared for such. Being prepared includes having the following: good work clothing including rain gear, good boots, gloves, eye protection, hearing protection, and a hard hat. Lunch is provided each day but you will need to bring a pack for water, snacks and extra clothing. Barring major weather events this workshop will happen rain, snow, or shine.