Georgia Perimeter College students got together to help beautify the Dunwoody Nature Center on Jan. 21, creating a new trail, cleaning and remulching an existing trail, and clearing the forest of evasive plants. The students participated as part of a school-sponsored civic engagement project.

Krishna Chatla and Cristian Morales, right, drag broken limbs away from a trail.

Tiffany Robinson, majoring in pre-nursing at the GPC Dunwoody campus, removes her work gloves and takes a break.

Krishna Chatla clears brush. At left, from left,

Cristian Morales, Usman Bako, Martin Kovombele and Elizabeth Gats pick up small twigs and branches while they clean the path.

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