SAVE THE DATE!
Connecticut Invasive Plant Working Group (CIPWG)
General Meeting, Fall 2019
WHEN: October 24th; 1:00 – 3:00 pm
WHERE: Tolland County Agriculture Center (“TAC”)
– 24 Hyde Ave, Vernon, CT
(on CT-30, close to Exit 67 off I-84)
Agenda details will be forthcoming.
The first meeting of the CIPWG 2020 Symposium Planning Committee will take place following the General Meeting
ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE WELCOME to attend the General Meeting and to volunteer for the 2020 Planning Committee
CAWs is now accepting applications for the 2019 Les Mehrhoff Plant Biodiversity Preservation Grant. Applications are due February 14, 2019. See the link below for instructions on how to apply.
The 2018 CIPWG Annual Report is now available. Click here to view.
To listen to recent podcasts about the upcoming CIPWG Symposium, click the links below:
- Donna Ellis interviewed with John Voket from Connoisseur Media:
- Charlotte Pyle and Judy Preston were interviewed by Suzanne Thompson with CT Outdoors:
http://www.wliswmrd.net/ – click on “On Demand” and scroll through Podcasts to 8//28/18 podcast.
Read about CIPWG’s upcoming invasive plant symposium on Naturally@UConn.
Naturally@UConn features articles, interviews and news on CAHNR students, faculty, staff and programs.
The 2017 IPC Annual Report is now available to view here.
The CIPWG 2017 Annual Report is now available. Click here to view the report. Many thanks to those who contributed to the report and many others who conduct invasive plant educational outreach through the year.
Read the Complete 2016 Invasive Plants Council Annual Report (PDF)
CIPWG received the 2016 Environmental Organization Award from the Connecticut River Coastal Conservation District on November 5, 2016, “In recognition of CIPWG’s extensive long-term efforts to raise awareness about the threat of invasive plants, and your support and promotion of our invasive plant guide”.