CSISS AGM September 21st, Forestry Workshops and Golden Knotweed Alert

 

You’re invited!

CSISS Annual General Meeting
September 21st, 2016
1:00pm-2:00pm MST: 
AGM, Guest Speakers, and 2016-2017 Board Elections
Location: Golden Arena, Golden BC (1410 9th St South)
Who: All Columbia Shuswap stakeholder groups, CSISS Board members, CSISS members, regional / neighbouring organizations and individuals are invited.
Interested in being a Board member? We look for Board members from various stakeholder perspectives who are available for 4 strategic meetings a year (2 in person) and are interested in invasive species management. Please email us to learn more: info@columbiashuswapinvasives.org

Also New Announcement for Fall Training Courses:
Forestry and Invasives Workshops with the Invasive Species Council of BC
CSISS and ISCBC will be hosting two invasive species workshops for forestry staff, licensees and interested organizations to learn more about forestry and invasive plants, including identification of priority species and best management practices to prevent the spread of invasives.
September 20th, 9am – 12pm. NEW: added session 1pm-4pm. Revelstoke, BC.
September 21st, 9am- 12pm. Golden, BC (in conjunction with AGM)
Please email to register or learn more about workshops: info@columbiashuswapinvasives.org

Knotweed MOTI ROW Salmon Arm Knotweed

ALERT: Invasive Bohemian Knotweed Infestatations found in Golden and Nicholson area on private properties.
This is a high priority regional EDRR (Early Detection Rapid Response) species for the Golden Invasive Plant Management Area. CSISS staff will be working with property owners to develop eradication strategies.
Learn more about Knotweed here.

REPORT SIGHTINGS OF KNOTWEED IN GOLDEN:

To report invasives in the Columbia Shuswap, please fill out our short, easy online reporting form or call us at 1-855-785-9333.