GardenNews.biz - Feb 09,2017 - BOWMAN'S HILL WILDFLOWER PRESERVE - MORE ADULT EVENTS
Invasive Species I.D. and Management
Saturday, April 1, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Members: $15; Non-members: $20. Advance registration required by Thursday, March 30.
Join us to discover the Preserve’s most unwanted! In this session, you will learn about the problems caused by invasive plants, which species are of concern at the Preserve and beyond, and the methods we are using to control these exotic intruders. Naturalist Mary Anne Borge will introduce you to invasive plants through an indoor presentation and Grounds Manager Rick Fonda will join Mary Anne to lead you on an outdoor walk. Walk is weather dependent.
Saturdays, May 6th & June 17th, 9:30 a.m. - Noon
Join Grounds Manager Rick Fonda for a great way to learn and give back at the same time! Learn to identify native and non-native plants, the importance of biodiversity, and how to remove and dispose of invasive species properly. Your efforts will help to protect our native plant collections. Groups, individuals, and families are welcome. Dress for the weather and working in the woods. Gloves and tools will be supplied or bring your own.
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