Rotorua Botanical Society - Okareka Mistletoe Restoration Project Weed Control Work Day. Part of Conservation Week 2017. Leader: Paul Cashmore Meet: Cnr Summit and Loop Rds, Okareka (lake end) at start of the Mistletoe Track. Grade: Medium-Hard – Activities suitable for all ages and abilities will be provided. The work will include focus on releasing our plantings from weed growth and doing further weed control in the Tikitapu Scenic Reserve to protect and enhance the nationally threatened mistletoe population within the reserve. Work will include cutting, hand pulling, sawing of climbers and small trees. Please register: Paul Cashmore 07 349 7432 (wk) or 027 650 7264 pcashmore@doc.govt.nz. Bring: Pair of gloves, hat, drink, snack, sunscreen, boots, gumboots, raincoat (no open toed shoes please). Other field equipment will be provided.