Volunteers Community Partners

Calendar of Events

March 2019

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  • Rural Landowners Workshop
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  • Spotted Lanternfly Basics for Christmas Tree Growers
  • Spotted Lanternfly Basics for Nursery, Greenhouse, and Landscape Industries
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  • Volunteer Open House for Tifft
  • Hydrilla Stakeholder Outreach/Education for Pymatuning State Park in Pennsylvania and the Croton River in New York
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  • Overview of the Starry Stonewort Collaborative
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  • Invasive Mussel Genomics: Innovations for Control Methods Webinar
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  • Spotted Lanternfly Workshop
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  • Reinstein Woods' New Volunteer Orientation
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  • ForestConnect Webinar - Setting the Stage for a Brighter Future: Creating Thriving Woodlands
  • Overview of the Canadian Food Inspection Agency's Invasive Plant Program
  • Boot Brush Stations: Are they an Effective Tool for Preventing Invasive Species and Raising Awareness?
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  • New York State Turfgrass Association Western Regional Conference
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  • Invaders Amongst Our Trees
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  • IS Speaker Series
  • Great Lakes Wide Initiatives: Great Lakes Phragmites Collaborative and Adaptive Management Framework
  • Public Information Session on Habitat Management Plans for John White and Oak Orchard Wildlife Management Areas in Genesee and Orleans Counties
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  • Aquatic Educator Meeting
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Japanese Stiltgrass Update

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