Land Managers from South Central Wisconsin and beyond are invited to the Land Management Conference at Holy Wisdom Monastery on Wednesday, February 22, 2017.
Here is a look at the schedule and speakers for the day:
|8:00- 8:30 am||Registration||Retreat & Guest House (RGH)|
|8:30-8:40 am||Welcome and discussion of creating a community of land managers in our area||RGH 113
Greg Armstrong, Director of Land Management and Environmental Education, Holy Wisdom Monastery
|8:40-10:00 am||Improved Management Methods for Invasives
Early Detection of Invasives/
Mark Renz, UW Madison Associate Professor and Extension Specialist, Agronomy, Invasive plant management researcher and expert
Anne Pearce, UW Madison Academic Staff in Agronomy—Early Detection of invasive species program manager
|10:00-10:30 am||Break||Conversation, coffee and snack|
|10:30-11:15 am||Triage and Integrated Pest Management interactive discussion||RGH 113
Rich Henderson, Plant Ecologist, Wisconsin DNR
|11:15 am-12:00 pm||Caring for the Earth—Holy Wisdom Monastery case study||RGH 113
|12:00-1:00 pm||Lunch||Monastery Guest Dining Room|
|1:00-2:00 pm||Landscape Ecology and the Integration of our Efforts for a Healthier Landscape||RGH 113
Donald Waller, UW Madison Professor of Botany, Ecologist
Cost: $35/person, includes program, break and lunch
Register: by February 8, 2017
Contact: If you’d like more information about this conference or about creating a community of land managers, please contact Greg Armstrong at 608-836-1631, x123 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Come and learn from experts in their fields!