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Invasive Exotic Species Workshop

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Topic(s):

Fauna/Flora Taxonomy , Invasive Plant Control

Priority Issue(s):

Habitat Conservation

Host Partner(s):

Apalachicola Reserve

Location:

 Apalachicola National Estuarine Research Reserve, 108 Island Drive, Eastpoint, FL 32328

Date/Time:

calendar icon9/15/2016

Price:

$10.00

Max Applicants:

40

To register, click REGISTER ONLINE in the top right corner of this page.
Registration ends Sept 14th, 2016.


Invasive Exotic Species Workshop
Many exotic plants are invasiveweeds that form expanding populations on our landscape, making landmanagement a challenge. Some exotic animals have also become a problemfor land managers. The rapid and effective dispersalcharacteristics of these invaders make them extremely difficult toeliminate. This program will describe some of the more common andtroublesome invasive exotic plants and animals in this region andcurrent strategies to control them.

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WHERE: ApalachicolaNational Estuarine Research Reserve Training Center, 108 Island DriveEastpoint, FL 32328. 

Training provided by Apalachicola RegionalStewardship Alliance and Florida Forest Stewardship program.$10 fee covers materials and lunch.

Classes approved for FDACS pesticide applicator CEUs. Credits: 2.0 General Standards/Core 487, 2.0 General Standards Core 482, 3.0 Private Applicator, 2.0 Ag Row Crop, 3.0 Forestry, 3.0 Natural Areas Weed Mgmt, 3.0 ROW, 1.0 Limited Wildlife Trapper.

If you have questions, please contact Anita Grove at (850) 670-7708 or Anita.Grove@dep.state.fl.us