Planting time at Engel Family Preserve
Last updated 3/15/2007 at Noon
FALLBROOK — Twenty-one willing tree planters put 250 young native plants into the ground in just over one hour at the Engel Family Preserve on Sunday, February 25.
“Another job well done,” enthused Jackie Heyneman of Save Our Forest (SOF) and Mike Peters, preserve manager for Fallbrook Land Conservancy (FLC).
Armed with shovels and gloves and fortified with coffee and cookies courtesy of Heidi Nelson, the volunteer crew assembled at FLC’s Palomares House and carpooled to the 10-acre Engel Family Preserve on Sumac Road, with its sweeping views of the I-15 corridor and the Monserate...