Workshops and Presentations


Edible Invaisves workshop

The Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society (CSISS) and the North Columbia Environmental Society (NCES) are hosting an Edible Invasive Plant Workshop on June 26th, 6:00pm – 7:00pm at the Revelstoke Workers Memorial.  Come along to get specifics on how to ID plants and how to choose a safe harvest location. There will also be a selection of free recipes and the opportunity to partake in some edible invasive treats!

IAPP Workshop: Recording and Reporting Techniques for Professionals

This workshop is for those interested in learning techniques for recording and reporting invasive plants using the Invasive Alien Plant Program (IAPP). This workshop will provide participants with hands on training for planning inventories, practical IAPP field form skills and IAPP database skills.

Previous plant identification skills are not required but will be helpful.
Workshop will run rain or shine, please be prepared for all weather as a portion of the day will be outside.

Event details:

Thursday July 25th 2019
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
12:00 pm – 12:30 pm **Lunch provided
12:30 pm –  3:30 pm

Location: Revelstoke Recreation Center MacPherson Room- 600 Campbell Ave, Revelstoke BC.

This course is geared towards professionals working in invasive species management and related fields; particularly those working in forestry, land management, agriculture, conservation and stewardship, oil & gas, roadworks and park operations. To assist in providing workshops, CSISS requests your support through a recommended donation of $20 for industry and $5 for the public (receipts available upon request). Donations can be provided by cheque or cash.

Register here

Past Workshops

2019 Spring Invasive PLant ID workshops

2019 CSISS Land Manager Meeting
2019 Columbia Basin Operational Planning Meeting
2018 CSISS AGM and Special Workshop 
2018 Spring Invasive Plant ID and Management Training Workshops
2018 CSISS Strategic Planning Meeting
2018 CSISS Annual Land Manager Meeting
2017 Spring Invasive Species ID and Management Training Workshops 
2017 Wetland Restoration and Invasive Species Workshop 
2017 CSISS AGM and special workshop 
2017 Knot on my Property: Knotweed Landowner Workshops 
2016 CSISS AGM and special workshop
2016 Forestry and Invasives Workshop, Revelstoke/ Golden
2016 Roads and Weeds Workshop
2016 Plant Identification Workshop with Ken Marr, Royal BC Museum and Okanagan College
2016 Environmental Education Workshops with CBEEN and NCES
2016 Invasive Species ID and Management Training Workshops