Getting Ahead of Invasive Species: The Morton Arboretum Restoration Forum

September 13-14, 2013
The Morton Arboretum
Lisle, IL

Threats from invasive species are some of the biggest challenges facing our natural areas today. Join us and fellow restoration practitioners and professionals to share experiences and insights into invasive species management and explore practical strategies and new approaches to getting the upper hand on invasive species.

Topics will include new invaders, their ecological impacts, and management practices; site management strategies for tough invaders: Case studies and what really works; management tips and tricks for our most challenging species; new approaches to herbicide application; replanting strategies; collaborative partners and networking opportunities.

Cost is $55 for members, $65 for nonmembers and $15 for students including admission, refreshments, lunch and program materials. Register at, in the Visitor Center or by calling 630-719-2468.

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