Out with invasives; in with native plants…

Volunteers are needed on Saturday, May 14th, from 9am-12pm. Meeting at the Upper Village Hall in East Derry.

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The Derry Conservation Commission, in conjunction with the Rockingham County Conservation District will be hosting a Workshop/Work Day to learn about invasive plants, remove them, and plant native plants at the Shepard Family Conservation Area.

Leonard Lord, PhD, District Manager of the RCCD will provide an overview of invasive plants, techniques on pulling them, and planting native plants.

Volunteers should wear appropriate clothing, long sleeves, gloves, and boots.

This workshop has been funded in part by a grant from the NH Department of Agriculture, Food & Markets, Division of Pesticide Control, Integrated Pest Management.