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Invasive Weeds Professional Workshop

Learn fundamental skills for developing and adapting practices that follow the organic landcare parameters.

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When Nov 01, 2013
from 08:00 am to 03:00 pm
Where Portland, OR
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Join us for a collaborative educational training for landscape professionals on the management of invasive weeds. Learn fundamental skills for developing and adapting practices that follow the organic landcare parameters. Participants will gain useful knowledge to further educate homeowners and other professionals in the field.

This workshop is a collaborative effort between the Audubon Society of Portland, West Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, East Multnomah Soil & Water Conservation District, Backyard Habitat Certification Program, Columbia Land Trust, and Oregon Tilth.

Topics of instruction include:

  • Weed ecology
  • Weed management
  • Alternatives to weeds

thistleEvent Details
  • Friday, November 1
  • 8am- 3pm
  • Audubon Society of Portland - 5151 NW Cornell Road, Portland, OR 97210

  • Registration deadline: October 28, 2013
  • 6 CEH's available


Workshop Agenda
  • 8:00 am Welcome Gaylen Beatty, Columbia Land Trust
  • 8:20-8:50 am Weed Ecology Nikki West, Audubon Society of Portland
  • 8:50-10:00 am Weed Management Mary Logalbo, West Multnomah SWCD
  • Break (10 Minutes)
  • 10:10-11:30 am Weeds for Sale Kathy Shearin, East Multnomah SWCD
  • 11:30-12:30 pm Weeds Field Trip
  • 12:30-1:30pm Lunch & Group Debrief
  • 1:30-2:30 pm Alternatives to Weeds Collen Lockovitch, Oregon Tilth

Registration Fee: $35 Lunch Included

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