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Community Called To Park Planting

Christchurch Residents are being called to a community planting day at Thomson Park, Marine Parade, on Saturday 26 March at 1pm.

The Christchurch City Council's Coast Care is holding the day to start planting along the Marine Parade border of the park where old macrocarpa trees have been removed. Coast Care staff will on hand to give advice about planting and all residents need to take are spades and gumboots. Trees to be planted will include cabbage trees, silver tussock, akeake, tauhinu, mikimiki, pingao, matagouri, and sand and coastal caprosmas.

Further information: Jason Roberts, Coast Care: 382 9527.

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