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DC-CWMA Invasive Plant Management Training Workshop

June 15, 2017 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

The District of Columbia Cooperative Weed Management Area and the National Park Service are again offering a free invasive plant management training workshop for land managers and herbicide applicators in the national capital area.

Date: June 15, 2017; 8:30-3:30
Location: Rock Creek Park Nature Center, 5200 Glover Rd NW, Washington, DC 20015

Concurrent sessions:
• Mistaken Identity/Worst Weeds: ID and Ecology
• Regulatory updates
• Prioritization and site selection
• NPS Exotic Plant Management Team’s field methods
• Regional CWMA news and updates
• Invader Detectives, a new CISMA/PRISM pilot for the national capital region

Breakout/hands-on sessions:
• Prevention BMPs
• Advanced methods in mechanical control
• Advanced methods in chemical control
• Hands-on plant identification
• Early detection/rapid response plant ID
• Mapping
• Chemical Safety
• Personal protective equipment

CEU’s will be available for MD, VA, DC, and several other states in the region.

Register here. Space is limited. Please register only if you are certain to attend.

Details

Date:
June 15, 2017
Time:
8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Venue

Rock Creek Park Nature Center
5200 Glover Rd
NW, Washington DC 20015
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