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Winter Identification and Management of Native and Invasive Species
January 24, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Learn how to identify, manage and monitor trees and shrubs during the dormant season with Riveredge restoration ecologists and UW-Extension weed specialists. This field course will take place almost entirely outside, so please dress for the weather and please bring your own lunch. Free invasive plant identification/management guides will be provided!
Cost: $55 per Riveredge and OWLT Member | $65 per non-member | $35 per Student
Questions? Please don’t hesitate to reach out to Matt Smith at firstname.lastname@example.org or 262-375-2715.
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9:00 AM – 12:30 PM
1:00 PM – 1:30 PM
Intro to Great Lakes Early Detection Network (GLEDN) app
1:30 PM – 2:30 PM
– Managing species at various scales from backyards to hundreds of acres
2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Review and discussion inside
Anne Pearce coordinates the Wisconsin First Detector Network, a citizen science network that empowers people to take action against invasive species. She supports WIFDN’s volunteer citizen scientists and develops and facilitates online and in person trainings. She holds an M.S. in Water Resources Management from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a Graduate Certificate in Environmental Education from the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Prior to joining WIFDN, Anne spent several years teaching environmental education and working on conservation projects across the country.
Thank You to our Sponsors!
Cancellation Policy: Registrant will be refunded 75% of registration fee if cancellation occurs up to 7 days (1 week) before to the program. Any cancellations within 7 days of the program will not be refunded unless the program is canceled by Riveredge staff.