Purdue Extension, Indiana DNR Team For Invasive Species Workshop

Posted On June 12, 2017

By Travis Thayer

(Aurora, Ind.) – Volunteer to protect your community’s trees by attending an Invasive Forest Pests Early Detector Training Workshop.

Purdue Extension-Dearborn County and the Indiana DNR are teaming up to put on the workshop on July 12 at the Dearborn County Extension Office, 229 Main Street in Aurora.

The workshop will include presentations on the biology, signs and symptoms, and management of invasive forest pests. Participants will also learn about technology used by citizen scientists to report these pest across the state. A brief Q&A will follow the presentations.

The workshop is free and open to all ages. To register, visit https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/FPSOP2017.