There are a variety of workshops, seminars and events that are available for professionals that work in the ever-changing and evolving field of invasive species management. If you would like your event posted on our page please contact us.
Join us for a half day workshop to learn the latest in techniques for controlling invasive yellow flag iris. Workshop Details: Date: Tuesday September 1, 2020 Location: Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area, please meet in front of the Kootenay Columbia Discovery Centre Address: 1760 W Creston Rd, Creston, BC Time: 9:00AM-12 Register by clicking here … Read more
Every year the Invasive Species Council of BC holds an Annual Public Forum & AGM. INVASIVES 2020 – ISCBC’s 15th Annual Forum & AGM – takes place Feb 11 – 13, 2020 at the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond, BC. WHY ATTEND? The INVASIVES 2020 Forum incorporates a variety of workshops, keynote presentation, plenary and … Read more
Participants from all levels of government, indigenous organizations, businesses, professionals, academia and non-profits are all invited to discuss and identify shared approaches to stop the introduction and spread of invasive species to Canada’s landscapes. Keynote Presentation: Australia’s Evolving Biosecurity – Integrating the Environment into an Agricultural-based System; Andrew Cox, Invasive Species Council of Australia Andrew … Read more
Workshop Description: In this workshop, Laurie Frankcom from the Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society (CKISS), Valerie Huff and Brenda Beckwith, botanists and members of the Kootenay Native Plant Society (KNPS), and with Megan Read, District Aboriginal Education Teacher will review a variety of educational strategies, hands-on activities, and fieldwork planning tools to support students in … Read more
Who should attend INVASIVES 2017? The INVASIVES 2017 Forum is an exciting opportunity for non-profit organizations, the public, government staff, industry and academics to network and share their knowledge and expertise about invasive species. Everyone is welcome! Registration is now open for the Invasives 2017 forum. You can click here to register today and get early bird pricing … Read more
CKISS will be there to improve our landowner outreach. If you deliver private lands stewardship and wish to attend please fill out the Registration Form and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. To see FULL details on the workshop please visit the Kootenay Conservation Program website. Read more
UBCM Provincial Policy Session Information SESSION DESCRIPTION: Discussion of concerns related to the movement of soils in the province, specifically the creation of contaminated sites from soil relocation and the spread of invasive species in soil, aggregates and compost. An overview of the topic and tools currently available to manage soil movement will be provided. … Read more