Invasive Japanese Honeysuckle

Aliens on Your Land! Strategies for Controlling Invasive Plants

An OIPC Workshop for Property Owners & Land Managers
Presented in cooperation with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources, Divisions of Natural Areas & Preserves and Forestry

The Ohio Invasive Plant Council (OIPC) is offering a free workshop on controlling invasive plants. The event will be at Battelle-Darby Creek Metro Park on the evening of Wednesday, July 20. The workshop is focused on helping private landowners. You can register online right now on the OIPC website. Here are more details:

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 — 5:00 – 8:00pm
Cedar Ridge Lodge, Battelle-Darby Creek Metro Park
1775 Darby Creek Drive, Galloway

Agenda:

4:45-5:00 pm   Registration
5:00 pm          “Good Plants Gone Bad: Overview of Alien Plants” – Jennifer Windus, OIPC President

5:30 pm          “Controlling Invasive Plants on Public Lands: ODNR’s Approach” – Jeff Johnson, Division of Natural Areas & Preserves and Tom Macy, Division of Forestry

6:15 pm          Break – refreshments – review of invasive plant specimens

7:00 pm          “Private Property: Got Invasive Plants? How to Plan and Who can Help” – Cotton Randall, Division of Forestry

7:30 pm          Wrap-up – questions – resources