Pollinator Conservation Short Course

The Xerces Society
August 9th, 2017
Meeker, CO
Wednesday, August 9th
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
 
This full day workshop, instructed by Jessa Kay Cruz of the Xerces Society and local guest speakers, will focus on concepts around protecting and enhancing populations of pollinators, especially bees, in agricultural landscapes. The course will provide an overview of bee natural history and farm practices that support pollinators, such as protecting and creating habitat, modified horticultural practices, and advice on how to manage pests while protecting pollinators. In addition to receiving the latest cutting edge scientific findings, course participants will conduct a field tour to practice identifying bees and their habitat.
 
Agenda:
Click here for the full agenda and more information about the course.

Cost:
Registration is $45 per person.

Registrants will receive the Xerces Society's Pollinator Conservation Toolkit which includes Xerces' book Attracting Native Pollinators as well as habitat management guidelines and relevant USDA-NRCS and extension publications.
  
Please plan on bringing a sack lunch with you to the course.

Online Registration:
Advanced registration is required.
Click here to register for the course. 

 

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