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Fall Partner Meeting – October 5, 2017

Fall Partner Meeting – October 5, 2017

Please join WNY PRISM and our Partners for our Fall Partner Meeting!

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2017 Field Notes:  North Tonawanda Audubon Preserve

2017 Field Notes: North Tonawanda Audubon Preserve

WNY PRISM is working with Buffalo Audubon Society to manage invasive species at the North Tonawanda Audubon Nature Preserve. This preserve is home to hundreds of native species and is an important area for migratory birds.

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2017 Field Notes:  Invasive Species Surveys

2017 Field Notes: Invasive Species Surveys

When it comes to managing invasive species, there are several points to check off before you can even begin to actually manage them. You need to know what species you are looking for, what it looks like, and most important of all, location.

PRISM in the News! Franklin Gulf Volunteer Workday

PRISM in the News! Franklin Gulf Volunteer Workday

Invasive Plant Removal at Franklin Gulf County Park Written By:  Nick Ransbury, WNY PRISM Education and Outreach Assistant On Friday, July 14, 2017, as part of New York State’s Invasive Species Awareness Week, WNY PRISM hosted a volunteer workday at Franklin Gulf County Park, to remove invasive plants that have taken hold in the preserve. […]

2017 Field Notes:  Vernal Pool Restoration

2017 Field Notes: Vernal Pool Restoration

WNY PRISM once again is working alongside Tifft Nature Preserve, this time on an ambitious vernal pool habitat restoration project involving invasive species removal.

AIS Management Workshop

AIS Management Workshop

Join WNY PRISM and our Partners for a free workshop to learn more about aquatic invasive species and management strategies in the WNY Region.

Spring Partner Meeting

Spring Partner Meeting

Join WNY PRISM and our Partners as we kick off 2017 with our Spring Partner Meeting!Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend!

WNY PRISM Welcomes New Steering Committee Member – Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy

WNY PRISM Welcomes New Steering Committee Member – Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy

WNY PRISM would like to welcome the Chautauqua Watershed Conservancy as a new member of our Steering Committee!

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WNY PRISM Fall Partner Meeting

WNY PRISM Fall Partner Meeting

Join WNY PRISM and our Partners for our Fall Partner Meeting to be held on Thursday, November 17th from 1 -3 pm at Woodlawn Beach State Park!

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2016 Field Notes:  Farmers’ Markets

2016 Field Notes: Farmers’ Markets

During the 2016 summer season the WNY PRSIM Crew traveled to several Farmer’s Markets throughout our 8 county region to educate the public and talk about our mission to help prevent and minimize the impact of invasive species. Batavia, Salamanca, Dunkirk, Franklinville, Lockport and Clarence Farmers’ Markets generously hosted us as one of their informational […]

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2016 Field Notes:  Silver Lake Survey

2016 Field Notes: Silver Lake Survey

On July 29, WNY PRISM surveyed Silver Lake in Wyoming County, for aquatic and terrestrial invasive plants. Silver Lake has a maximum depth of 37ft and around 7 miles of shoreline, and the outlet and inlet of the lake both sit on the north end of the lake, less than 500ft from each other. On […]

2016 Field Notes:  Native Planting at Tifft

2016 Field Notes: Native Planting at Tifft

WNY PRISM assisted staff at Tifft Nature Preserve this summer with planting over 2250 native plant plugs, as part of their continuing efforts to increase the diversity of native plants as well as combat the invasive plants which threaten these habitats. Over the course of two years, Tifft has planted over 30,000 plugs, including 20 […]

Town of Amherst Working to Stop the Spread!

Town of Amherst Working to Stop the Spread!

WNY PRISM recently partnered with the Town of Amherst to further develop an educational campaign aimed at raising awareness on invasive plant species found in our local communities. This campaign was launched by the Invasive Species Plant Committee (ISPC) which was created last fall by the town Amherst to unite both residents and employees on […]

Spring Partner Meeting – April 28th

Spring Partner Meeting – April 28th

Please join WNY PRISM and our Partners as we kick off our 2016 Field Season with our Spring Partnership Meeting! Partner Meetings offer a great opportunity to learn about new invasive species efforts and to meet with Partners implementing projects across our region.

Fall Partnership Meeting

Fall Partnership Meeting

– WNY PRISM’s Fall Partnership Meeting was held on Thursday, November 19th at Fredonia. WNY PRISM was joined by over 30 Partners and Stakeholders to hear guest speakers

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