Invasive Plants on the Old Croton Aqueduct

Since 2014, a major initiative of the Friends of the Old Croton Aqueduct has been to develop and implement a long-term plan for management and eradication of invasive plants on the trail. This massive undertaking, initiated by Friends board member Diane Alden, has shown remarkable success.

Please click the links below to see how the plan has evolved.

2014: How we got started

  1. The Citizen Scientist Program

 

2015: Planning and actions

  1. New Year's Resolutions 2015
  2. I Love My Park Day 2015 Report
  3. I Love My Park Day 2015 Photo Album

 

2016: Mapping the trail and activities

  1. Ridding the trail of Invasives Newsletter Article
  2. Why I Do Work Eliminating Invasive Weeds Blog Post
  3. The Ongoing Saga Blog Post

 

2017: Significant progress - removing invasive plants

  1. I Love My Park Day 2017 Report
  2. I Love My Park Day 2017 Photo Album
  3. Excelsior! Invasive Plant Battles Won!