HUNTINGTON, W.Va - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers at Burnsville Lake in Burnsville, W.Va., is looking for volunteers to assist with public outreach and recreational area improvements. If you enjoy working outside and getting to know your fellow community members, you're invited to join the Friends of Burnsville Lake.
That non-profit organization is made up of citizens dedicated to promoting and protecting the natural and recreational resources of Burnsville Lake. That is achieved by sponsoring and developing public programs and conducting recreational area improvements.
The projects the group has tackled include: providing gravel for campsites, family oriented activities, increasing security, providing fencing for playgrounds and campgrounds, funding a basketball court, campsite construction, and support of the Burnsville Lake team. With your help they can do more!
If you are interested in joining the Friends of Burnsville Lake or you would like to learn more, you can attend the next scheduled meeting on Friday, May 12, 2017, at 6 p.m. at the Bulltown Campground Interpretive Shelter. The shelter is located between C and D loop within the campground.
In case of inclement weather it will be held at the Bulltown Historical area. The next meeting will be Friday, June 9, 2017 at 6 p.m. at Shelter #3 within the Left Fork Day Use area of Burnsville Lake. For directions or more information please call 304-853-2371 extension 0.
Release no. 17-006