Activities and Alternative Energy Demo Garden Shifts!

Sign Up Now! Since the Activities and Alternative Energy Demo Garden shifts are still relatively new teams, we wanted to explain what they are all about and maybe entice you to sign up for one of them. Right now we have shifts available for both teams all week! Here are …

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Volunteer Sewing Bee! – MOOP Bags-July 15th!

We’ll be getting together one last time to again to cut pants and sew MOOP bags and talk about Burning Man 2017!    The more the merrier.   Bring a sewing machine (if you have one, we’ll have some extras) to help with the bags and food to share. If you’d …

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Fairy Shrimp – our playa neighbors

2017 – Year of Water and Fairy Shrimp! 2017 has been an interesting year on the playa!   The rains that we received this winter gave us several treats.  First many burners got to take kayak’s out on the temporary lake that covered our desert home!   While out there and as …

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Make Your Own MOOP Bag

How Do I Make a MOOP Bag? Why make a MOOP bag? – All Burning Man participants should have their own MOOP bag (for playa and home) so that you’re already ready to keep our lovely playa free from MOOP! Remember Leave only positive traces! Materials Start with any kind …

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Leave No Trace! – More advice from DA!

MOOP is on the Rise

D.A., manager of Playa Restoration, has more information and advice on MOOP, which is on the rise!  Watch it and learn more about Leaving No Trace!  Let’s cut down on wood chips!

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Volunteer: LNT Outreach on Playa!

Leave No Trace Outreach & Environmental Compliance Playa Protection Volunteers Needed! 2 Shift Minimum Shifts: 8:30 AM- Noon or 12:30/1:30 PM – 6:00 (Meal Provided) Required 2 hour Training on Saturday Pre-event or Tuesday of the Event What Will You Do? Travel in ATV/Golf Cart w/ Earth Guardians/Rangers Talk to …

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Leave No Trace Advice from DA, Playa Restoration – MOOP Eradication Strategies!

Dust Storms Are Coming to Bury Your MOOP!

One of the many good reminders in this video from DA, Manager of Black Rock City’s illustrious Playa Restoration  Team!  Other exciting tidbits include

  • What are the top 10 MOOP items in Black Rock City?
  • How clean do we have to be to pass inspection?
  • Are MOOP levels increasing in Black Rock City?
  • Will we be able to continue to pass inspection?

Watch and Learn!