Invasive and Exotic Pests and Plants

Description: Speaker:  Shawn Kingzette, The Care of Trees
Co-Sponsored by MELA


Invasive and exotic pests and plants post significant threats to our environment, particularly to natural areas.  This session will explore Chicago problems like Emerald Ash Borer, Asian Long-Horned Beetle, Dutch Elm Disease, European buckthorn and others.  Current management and treatment strategies will be reviewed, plus learn how to reduce these threats.     
Location: Chicago Center for Green Technology, 445 North Sacramento, Chicago
Date: Saturday, June 23, 2012
Time: 10:00am-12:00pm EDT
Duration: 2 hours
Access: Public
Created by: Carol Becker
Updated: Monday, May 7, 2012 7:19pm GMT