Invasive Plants — Issues, Challenges, and Discoveries Webinar Series: January – May 2014
The USDA Forest Service Rocky Mountain Research Station is pleased to announce a new webinar series, Invasive Plants — Issues, Challenges, and Discoveries Webinar Series. This free interactive series, which includes seven webinars, will provide attendees with cutting-edge information about invasive plants and their management.††
We encourage land managers, professionals, scientists, and other interested people to attend.
Webinar Series Schedule
All webinars will begin at 12:00 Mountain Time.
|January 23, 2014||Determining Identity & Origin of Invasive Plant Species — John Gaskin|
|February 27, 2014||Rapid evolution of biocontrol insects in response to climate change — Peter McEvoy|
|March 13, 2014||Merging plant-insect chemical ecology with weed biocontrol to better predict efficacy and climate change impacts — Justin Runyon|
|March 27, 2014||Hybridization in weedy species — Sarah Ward|
|April 10, 2014||Biogeography of plant invasions — Dean Pearson|
|April 24, 2014||Pathogen-based biological control of grassy weeds — Susan Meyer|
|May 8, 2014||Classical biological control of weeds — Sharlene Sing|
To Participate in a Webinar
To participate in the presentations, please log in to Adobe Connect and dial in by telephone.
If you have never attended an Adobe Connect meeting before it is recommended that you test your connection: http://rmrs.adobeconnect.com/common/help/en/support/meeting_test.htm.To join the webinar click on the following link: http://rmrs.adobeconnect.com/invasives/ and select enter as guest, then type your name). No prior registration is necessary for this webinar.
For audio, dial: 1-888-844-9904
Access code: 8405053#
Webinars will be recorded and accessible online as they become available.
For more information please contact Carly Woodlief (webinar technical coordinator).
This webinar series is sponsored by the Stationís Grassland, Shrubland and Desert Ecosystems Science Program.