Invasive Species Workshop – April 13th 2019

“Mary Mary quite contrary, how does your garden grow?”  With Goutweed, Knotweed and  Vinca as far as the eye can go?

Got troubles with invasives?  Sign up for the best workshop ever. This workshop is tuned to our rural environment.

Thanks to the Town of Caledon Community Green Fund you can learn how to manage those plants and trees that take over your garden.

Where: Belfountain Community Hall
When: April 13th 9am – 2:30pm
Who:  Stephen Smith from Ufora, will walk you through invasive species management. Lee Merrill from the Credit Valley Conservation Authority, will outline what invasive management consists of in Belfountain park.

Brown bag lunch of tuna or egg sandwiches will be provided.


  • 9:00 – 10:00 – What are invasive species and why are they an issue
  • 10:00 -10:15 – Break
  • 10:15 – 12:00 – Commonly found invasive species and what you can do
  • 12:00 – 12:30 – Lunch
  • 12:30 – 1:00 – What CVC is doing at Belfountain Conservation Area in response to invasive species
  • 1:00 – 2:30 – Field Tour: Walk through the conservation area to see some of the projects and plant ID tips

Sign Up Now.  RSVP to required by April 6th, 2019


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