Speaker: Bud Reaves
Pests & diseases are a normal part of any ecosystem. However, some of these pests and pathogens are newly introduced and pose novel and challenging threats. Bud Reaves, Forester & Arborist, will discuss the new pests and diseases of Maryland's forests, and tell us what steps are being taken to combat them.
Irvine Nature Center, 11201 Garrison Forest Rd., Owings Mills, MD 21117.
Directions: from I-695, take exit 20 for MD-140 N toward Garrison. Take MD140 W/Reisterstown Rd to Greenspring Valley Rd. Turn right onto Greenspring Valley Rd., take a sharp left onto Garrison Forest Rd. The Nature Center is on the right.
There will be refreshments. Pot luck refreshments are always welcome.
The meeting is open to non-members.
Registration is not required.
Meetings take place on the 3rd Wednesday of each month.
For more information, contact Chris Partain: [masked]