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To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

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The Unwanted – An Invasive Species Update


Invasive species can wreak havoc. And while no one wants to deal with these unwanted and unloved (plants, insects or pests depending on what you would like covered), identification and management is critical. Ignoring or avoidance unfortunately compounds the problems.
Come and learn what you can to do to help with the battle of invasives.


Amy Stone is an Extension Educator with Ohio State University in Lucas County. She began working with Extension in 1992, and has been in Lucas County since 2000.

Register: https://www.toledonaturalist.org/?event=the-unwanted-an-invasive-species-update&event_date=2022-03-17