Prospect Park: mulchers/shredders for composting weeds

The Prospect Park Alliance works very hard at removing a vast amount of invasive species plant material in an ongoing effort to restore natural plants and ecosystems to Brooklyn’s last remaining forest. Currently it is often necessary to put invasive species in trash bags and send them to a landfill. Two mulcher/shredder machines would allow staff to compost plant waste without having to remove it from the park, saving resources, reusing the carbon energy that has already gone into those plants, and preventing more garbage going to landfills. I suggest buying two of these, along with a trailer, to be able to move them throughout the park and woodlands. Here is an example of what I mean:

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