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February 2016

Known and Potential Invasive Exotic Plant Species: Current Management and Future Control

February 4, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Tan-Tar-A Resort Osage Beach, MO United States + Google Map

MIEPSTF will premiere at the Missouri Natural Resources Conference on Thursday, February 4, 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Invasive species cause problems for all facets of land management. In the past year, the Missouri Prairie Foundation's Grow Native! program invited professionals representing public agencies, NGOs, academia, the green industry and other groups to be part of a Missouri Invasive Exotic Plant Species Task Force to identify existing problems and stay ahead of future issues. We aim to create a comprehensive…

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March 2016

Honeysuckle Sweep for Healthy Habitats

March 5, 2016 @ 9:00 am - March 13, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Unnamed Venue St. Louis Area, + Google Map

HELP RID OUR REGION OF INVASIVES: HONEYSUCKLE SWEEP FOR HEALTHY HABITATS Concentrated Effort to Address Aggressive Plant Species in the Region (ST. LOUIS): In an effort to raise public awareness about the need for bush honeysuckle removal to benefit wildlife and humans by replanting with native plants, the BiodiverseCity St. Louis network will work with citizens to eradicate approximately 35,000 square feet of bush honeysuckle in the St. Louis region. Bush honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii), is an invasive plant species that…

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June 2016

Multiple-use Forest Management in the Presence of Invasive Plants

June 16, 2016 @ 9:30 am - 7:30 pm
ROCKWOODS RESERVATION Glenco, MO United States + Google Map

The Missouri Society of American Foresters spring Spring/Summer technical workshop topic is Multiple-use Forest Management in the Presence of Invasive Plants; a dilemma we all are facing. It will be held at Rockwoods Reservation in Wildwood, MO. Download agenda and registration form here. Registrations are due May 31st and the block of rooms at the hotel will be held until June 3rd. Download registration form.

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March 2017

Elsberry Honeysuckle Workshop

March 11 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Page Branch Park Pavilion, N 5th Street
Elsberry, MO United States
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Free

Is your home or property being invaded by bush honeysuckle, Autumn Olive, or callery pear? Not sure? Join the Missouri Department of Conservation and Lincoln County Master Gardeners to learn management techniques to help you rid your property of these pesky and persistent invasive species and add natural value back into the landscape.

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Hacking Honeysuckle, Charlotte Sawyers Nature Area in Parkville

March 25

Platte Land Trust photo Platte Land Trust's Charlotte Sawyers Nature Area had become overgrown with woody, invasive plants. The Missouri Department of Conservation helped us revise a stewardship plan for the property in  2016.  PLT started the work in February 2017. See more photos and information. The first task - remove the small woody plants that invaded the grass lands using a forestry chipper. About 6 acres were treated. It was noisy for about 5 days. Yes, we still need…

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Iowa Invasive Species Conference

March 28 - March 29

IOWA INVASIVE SPECIES CONFERENCE (IISC) TUESDAY, MARCH 28, 2017 - WEDNESDAY MARCH 29, 2017 HONEY CREEK RESORT STATE PARK AT RATHBUN LAKE 12633 RESORT DRIVE, MORAVIA IA CLICK HERE TO REGISTER CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE AGENDA The goal of the Iowa Invasive Species Conference (IISC) is to strengthen the management of invasive species, especially prevention, control, and containment. A statewide conference will bring information and resources to invasive species professionals in a social, educational, and professional format that exists nowhere else in the state of Iowa. At least 240…

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July 2017

Exotic Invasive Plant Workshop, STL area

July 20 - July 21
ROCKWOODS RESERVATION, Glenco, MO United States + Google Map

July 20 • Thursday • 7 p.m.–9 p.m. Rockwoods Reservation, St. Louis area. Exotic invasive plants are plants that have been brought here from other countries, usually as ornamentals for gardens and backyards. They may look nice, but can become a real problem if they escape yards and take over wild areas. This will be a two-part program, with a classroom portion Thursday evening and a field trip to Forest 44 Saturday (7/22) morning from 9−11 a.m. to learn about…

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