Into the Weeds: What you can't see and what we can do about it. Peace United Church, 900 High Street, Santa Cruz 95060.
Keynote Speaker: Virginia Matzek, Santa Clara University: “The Landscape is Changing: Can we Look at it Differently?”
Chris Hauser, Santa Lucia Conservancy: “Behind-the-Scenes Insights and Strategies for Adaptive Weed Management.”
Cynthia Powell, Calflora: “Using Calflora’s Weed Manager.”
Cindy Roessler, Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District: “Steal this IPM!”
Mid-morning Poster Session
Lightning Talks: Nuts and Bolts
Ken Collins, Elkhorn Slough Foundation: “Buried Alive – Veldt Grass.”
Juan de Dios Villarino, California State Parks: “Fennel control”
Staff from Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District: “A Tool for Teasel.”
Sarah Chmielewski, Bureau of Land Management, Fort Ord: “Blessed thistle”
Tim Hyland, California State Parks: “Keeping Asparagus asparagoides rare.”
Concurrent Afternoon Field Trips and Laws and Regulations (Continuing Education) — Trips will happen rain or shine. Please note that field trip slots are limited, so register early.
For detailed information and to register, visit http://cciws.org.