Go Native: From Plain to Prairie, Workshop #3 of 3: Prairie Management & Invasive Species Control • Douglas County
Thursday, Apr 9th, 2015 @ 6:30pm
Lawrence Public Library Auditorium • 707 Vermont Street • Lawrence, KS • Map
This three part workshop introduces the steps necessary to restore, manage, and maintain a prairie. The workshops will help landowners identify the plants are already growing on their property, understand how to conduct a restoration, and how to manage their newly restored prairie. The workshop series will also feature information about the restoration resources and tools available from area agencies. The workshops are meant for small rural landowners and are not aimed at teaching participants how to use native plants in a home garden. The workshops are followed by a tour of restored prairies.
1. Ongoing Prairie Management: Frank Norman, Norman Ecological Consulting
2. Identifying and Controlling Invasive Species: Craig Freeman
All lectures will be held at the Lawrence Public Library Auditorium, 707 Vermont St. Lawrence, KS 66044
No fee, RSVP requested. Open to the public. Resource materials and refreshments will be provided.
Questions & RSVP Call 785.843.4260 x3 or email Jenica.email@example.com
Sponsored jointly by Douglas County Conservation District & Grassland Heritage Foundation
Contact: Jenica Nelson Jenica.firstname.lastname@example.org 785.843.4260 x3
Sponsor: Grassland Heritage Foundation
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