Purple Alien Invasion

Sat, 07/07/2018 - 9:00am - 12:00pm
Led by Michael Hayslett, Principal of VA Vernal Pools, LLC, with personnel from the Alleghany Highlands Master Naturalists, Jackson River Preservation Association, and state agencies.
 
Purple Loosestrife is a lovely but insidious ornamental plant that is invading the James River headwaters region. This auto/walking tour will examine a collaborative plant management project to address these infestations, with multiple stops along the lower Cowpasture and Jackson rivers. For more information: www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural-heritage/invspinfo
 
$5 per person
Limit of 25 people — carpool needed
 
Registration by email for each field trip will open up 30 days prior to the trip date. Payments may either be mailed in prior to the event (CRPA, PO Box 215, Millboro, VA 24460) or collected on the day of the field trip. Questions or requests? Contact: directorcrpa@gmail.com.