|Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources|
These are the dates and locations of our 2012 invasive plant update meetings. The meetings will be limited to 50 people per location. Cost will be $10 per person to cover food and materials. This meeting will be an informal round table discussion about the control measures for the following invasive plants. We will also be discussing Wisconsin’s Invasive Species Rule - NR 40, or Minnesota’s Noxious and Invasive Weed Program (depending on location or attendees) how does this rule impact you. Rick Schulte, Dale Sutherland, Lee Shambeau will help coordinate the meeting with impute from everyone as to what has or has not worked for their control practices. Please forward this to any Federal, State, Local agency or groups that are working on invasives or should be. Registration will be at 8:30 and start at 8:45. We should finish around 2:00
March 7th Eagle River, WI - Lincoln Town Hall is located at 1205 Sundstein Road, Eagle River, WI 54521.
March 8th Hayward, WI – Comfort Suites 15586 County Road B, Hayward, WI 54843
March 9th Rochester, MN – Cascade Meadow Wetlands & Environmental Learning Center 2900-19th ST NW Rochester MN 55901
Here is a list of the invasives that will be discussed, if you have others please forward them in advance so we can have some information put together.
2. Garlic mustard
3. Spotted knapweed
5. Wild parsnip
7. Reed canary grass
8. Purple Loosestrife
9. Black locust
11.Canada thistle & others
15.Crown & Cow vetch
16.Japanese knotweed (Japanese Bamboo)
29.Yellow Star Thistle
All reservations for the meetings should be set to Marion Shambeau
4 Control Inc.
P O Box 517
Menomonie, WI 54751