Southeastern Wisconsin Invasive Species Consortium, Inc.


Join Us for our 8th Annual Education Symposium

New Invaders Headed Our Way

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Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 1:00 PM
Havenwoods Environmental Awareness Center
6141 N. Hopkins St., Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53209
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 Celebrate our 2015 accomplishments, hear about our exciting plans for 2016 and learn how you can become involved! 

This year’s guest speakers will share examples of problematic invasive species which are invading the counties just south of our region.  Early detection, identification and prompt best management techniques will keep these traveling aggressors from establishing in Wisconsin.

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Chris Evans of the Illinois Wildlife Action Plan - Invasive Species Campaign will     present: Moving on up: Potential new invaders to Wisconsin from farther south

Kurt Dreisilker, of the Morton Arboretum will present: How can a public garden     shed light on plant invasions?

 The symposium is free and open to the public.  

Delicious local refreshments will be served courtesy of Colectivo and the Student Conservation Association.
Weed Bags and Field ID Guides will be on sale (cash only). Free boot brush with purchases of $20 or more!
Contact  to sponsor and/or to exhibit at this fun and informative event!

The Friends of the Mukwonago River Events

The Friends of the Mukwonago River is dedicated to protecting the most diverse small river system in southern Wisconsin. The Mukwonago River watershed is home to over 50 species of fish including the threatened Longear Sunfish (Lepomis megalotis), several species of rare freshwater mussels, an incredible diversity of wetlands, and some of the highest water quality in Southeastern Wisconsin.

The mission of the Friends of the Mukwonago River is to protect the Mukwonago River and its associated watershed ecosystems by way of education, advocacy, and promotion of sound land use throughout the watershed. For more information, go to  Workshops, volunteer events and educational opportunities are available throughout the year. 

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