2015 Report for Friends Of Edgewood Park

Neighborhood:

Edgewood

Type of Site:

Park Friends

Address:

506 Edgewood Ave., New Haven, CT

Year

2015

Number of volunteers

20

Total volunteer hours

151

Number of events

10

Number of trees planted

4

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1 eastern red cedar, 3 amelanchier

Number of shrubs planted

28

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clethra, low bush blueberry, inkberry, winterberry, chokeberry,

Summary

The Friends of Edgewood Park embarked on the creation of an urban oasis in Edgewood Park. Great progress was made and where a mat of invasives once stood new grows a diverse array of native trees and shrubs hand selected to improve bird habitat.