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Managing Your Virgin Tallgrass Prairie or Hay Meadow • Douglas County

Wednesday, Mar 24th, 2010 @ 7-9pm
Lawrence, KS • Map

Learn the various methods required to manage your tallgrass prairie whether it is in good condition or being overrun by woody vegetation and sericea lespedeza. Topics to be addressed will include tree and shrub removal, herbiciding invasive plants, prescribed burning, and seeding. A handout will be provided that outlines the presentation and provides sources for prairie management publications, potential funding sources, and firms that supply prairie seeds and perform prairie management. Located at the Lawrence Public Library. Registration is required.

Contact: GHF 785-843-7243

Sponsor: Grassland Heritage Foundation

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