CIPWG In Action

Invasive Plant Walk and Talk- Storrs CT, August 2022

Mr. Ken Feathers explains the bucket of tools he uses while doing invasive plant management on his property.

Twelve participants from conservation commissions, land trusts, pollinator pathway groups and homeowners assembled in the stone circle to listen to Mr. Feathers.

Open fields
We explored open fields as well as stream beds and forested areas.

Hamden Earth Day Celebration, May 2022

Rose Hiskes speaks to a table visitor Man in front of CIPWG table at Hamden Earth Day celebration

Bittersweet Management Events Around Connecticut, March 2022

Bittersweet management event in Ledyard. Photo by Jessica Buhle.
Bittersweet management event in Ledyard. Photo by Jessica Buhle.
Invasive removal at Spicebush swamp park, March 26 in West Hartford. From Beth Ann Loveland Sennett

Spicebush swamp park invasive removal, March 26 in West Hartford, From Beth Ann Loveland Sennett
Invasive removal event in Spicebush Swamp Park, West Hartford. Shared from Beth Ann Loveland Sennett.
Invasive removal at Spicebush swamp park, March 26 in West Hartford. From Beth Ann Loveland Sennett

Bittersweet vine strangling a tree at Spicebush Swamp Park in West Harford
Bittersweet vine strangling a tree at Spicebush Swamp Park in West Harford. Photo by Ted Goerner.

Volunteers spent 3 hours at Spicebush Swamp Park in West Harford removing oriental bittersweet, multiflora rose, and buckthorn.
Volunteers spent 3 hours at Spicebush Swamp Park in West Harford removing oriental bittersweet, multiflora rose, and buckthorn. Photo by Ted Goerner.

 

CT Flower and Garden Show in Hartford, February 2022

2022 CT Flower and Garden Show in Hartford, CT 2022 CT Flower and Garden Show in Hartford, CT

 

CIPWG table at Plant Science Day  CAES Lockwood Farm in Hamden, Summer 2021

Bittersweet Removal Event in Ledyard. Photo by Jessica Buhle

 

Invasive Plant Walk

Mile-a-minute Pulling Party  2013