Invasive Plant Workshop

Host Organization:

City of Evanston

Start Date:
Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 09:00
End Date:
Thursday, February 19, 2015 - 12:00
Description:

The Northeast Illinois Invasive Plant Partnership (NIIPP:www.niipp.net
recently received a grant from the Illinois Coastal Management Program to
provide education and outreach about invasive plants to towns, villages,
park districts, forest preserve districts, and other organizations located
in or near the Lake Michigan Watershed.

During each workshop Cathy McGlynn, Coordinator of NIIPP, will provide
information about the natural history and identifying characteristics of
new and common invasive plants in the Chicago region.  In addition,
attendees will learn about online resources for reporting and controlling
these species.

This workshop is free.  Please register with Cathy so that she can notify the hosts and make sure
that we do not exceed room capacity!

Cathy's contact information: cathy.mcglynn@niipp.net/847-242-6423

Location:

Ecology Center, 2024 McCormick Blvd, Evanston, IL