January 28, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Winter is for hot chocolate, warm fires, and controlling invasive plants. Yes! It is a great time of year to tackle some of the invasive plants found in our area. Find out which plants you can treat, which you need to wait to treat, and how to do winter control safely and effectively. You will have the opportunity to ask your questions live to our panel of experts.

Panel Members:

William Hamersky – Blue Ridge PRISM, Charlottesville Area Tree Stewards, Master Gardener, & Wildlife Biologist

Jim Hurley – Blue Ridge PRISM, Master Naturalist, Tree Steward, a member of the Virginia Noxious Weed Advisory Committee, and Board Member of the Virginia Native Plant Society

Nicola McGoff – Director of Wild Ginger Field Services

Brian Morse – Principal Wildlife Biologist – Virginia Forestry and Wildlife Group, Certified Prescribed Burn Manager in Virginia and is active with the Virginia Quail Council

Joe Rosetti – Senior Area Forester – Virginia Department of Forestry