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Alberta Invasive Species Council (AISC) 2020 Conference

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Lacombe Memorial Centre

5214 50 Ave

Lacombe, AB T4L 0B6

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Join us in Lacombe, AB on March 24th & 25th for AISC 2020!

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The Alberta Invasive Species Council is hosting our 7th annual conference at the Lacombe Memorial Centre, Lacombe, Alberta on March 24th & 25th.

Get all the latest information on invasive species, including feral pigs, aquatic invasive species, and so much more!

DRAFT Schedule Announced!

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

  • Registration
  • Intro and ED/Chair Report
  • Feral Pig and Rat Eradication Program - TBD
  • Goats Grazing in the City of Calgary - Chris Manderson, City of Calgary
  • Mini Updates
  • Financial Report
  • Alberta’s Close Calls on Aquatic Invasive Species in 2019 - Nicole Kimmel, AEP
  • AEP Conservation K9 Program - Cindy Sawchuk, AEP
  • Provincial Forest Health Program Update - Caroline Whitehouse, AA&F
  • Board Elections
  • Poster Session and Trade Show
  • Dinner Keynote Speaker - John Acorn

Wednesday, March 25, 2020

  • National Coordinated Actions to Reduce the Spread of Invasive Species Across Canada - Kellie Sherman, Canadian Council on Invasive Species
  • Alberta's Operational Release Biocontrol Program - Tim Skuse, Alberta Biocontrol Program
  • Invasive Plants in Riparian Areas - TBD
  • Native Seed Quality and Supply within Canada’s Supply System - Steven Tannas, Tannas Conservation
  • UAV/Drone Application Technology - Wade McLean, Strongfield Environmental
  • Invasive Plant Identification and Reporting - Kelly Cooley, CoolPro Solutions

Information on pesticide applicator credits are also coming soon.

Stay tuned to our website and social media for updates!

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Lacombe Memorial Centre

5214 50 Ave

Lacombe, AB T4L 0B6

Canada

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