BC Invasive Species Month

May 1, 2018 Webinar

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East Kootenay Events

EKISC Plant ID Field Workshop @ Wings Over the Rockies

Date: Sunday, May 13, 2018
Time; 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Location: Pynelogs Cultural Ctr, Invermere, BC V0A 1K4, Canada
Host: Jessie Paloposki, EKISC
Overview: Invasive plants have had devastating impacts on the native ecology of many natural areas and is one of the greatest threats to biodiversity in our world today. Join Jessie to gain hands-on experience identifying invasive plants in the field. If time permits, she will also demonstrate invasive plant removal and disposal methods. Participants will take home an invasive plant ID booklet but are also encouraged to bring along a camera or a plant press and make a field guide of their own. Level: easy. MAX #12. COST: $15.00 (includes Invasive Plant Field Guide). Things to bring: Camera & plant press (optional). Dress for the weather. Directions: Meet at Pynelogs Cultural Centre to carpool

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EKISC 2018 Annual General Meeting

Date: May 15, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm 
Overview: The Annual General Meeting is a time for the East Kootenay Invasive Species Council to reflect on the previous year and lay out our plans moving forward. It is a meeting open to the general public. Register here

Invasives Species Plant ID Course - Invermere

Date: May 24, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Overview: These courses cover identification of key invasive plants in the RDEK, best management practices in to remove them, and how to report large infestations. They are applicable to stewardship groups, other organizations, and interested
individuals. Register here.

Invasives Species Plant ID Course - Fernie

Date: May 30, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Overview: These courses cover identification of key invasive plants in the RDEK, best management practices in to remove them, and how to report large infestations. They are applicable to stewardship groups, other organizations, and interested
individuals. Register here.

Invasives Species Plant ID Course - Cranbrook

Date: May 31, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Overview: These courses cover identification of key invasive plants in the RDEK, best management practices in to remove them, and how to report large infestations. They are applicable to stewardship groups, other organizations, and interested
individuals. Register here.