Invasive Plants Identification Hike

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Invasive Plants Identification Hike

April 26 at 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Great Swamp Watershed Association’s CMA

GSWA Members - Free

Non-member (Adult) - $10

Non-member (Child 6-17 years) - $5

Purchase an Annual GSWA Family Membership - $40

What makes a weed a weed? How can you tell your oriental bittersweet from your Japanese barberry and why should you care that you can? Invasive plants are spreading in our forests and open spaces, and harm the environment as they reduce biodiversity and resources for native wildlife. New Jersey spends millions in labor and resources to remove invasives each year. Join us on a hike through the CMA as we learn to identify New Jersey’s top ten least wanted, as well as the native species we hope to see! By the end of our hike, you will be able to identify all of the bad guys- and hopefully understand why honeysuckle isn’t so sweet and how multiflora rose can be such a thorn in the side… literally!

Details

Date:
April 26
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
GSWA Members - Free
Non-member (Adult) - $10
Non-member (Child 6-17 years) - $5
Purchase an Annual GSWA Family Membership - $40

Venue

Great Swamp Watershed Association’s CMA
1 Tiger Lily Ln
Morristown, NJ 07960 United States
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Phone:
973-538-3500

Organizer

Adam Palmer

30 total Tickets:

GSWA Members$0.00This event is free for all GSWA members

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Non-member (Adult)$10.0018 and older

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Non-member (Child)$5.006-17 years (5 years and under is free)

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Purchase an Annual GSWA Family Membership$40.00A family membership to GSWA allows you and your family to attend our hikes and informational sessions free of charge in most cases. GSWA family memberships are an important way you can support clean water!

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