Wednesdays, June 12 and 19

Wed. June 12 – 7:00 PM to 9:15 PM
Classroom Session at Meewasin Valley Authority Administrative Building (402 3rd Ave North)

Wed. June 19 – 6:45 PM to 9:00 PM
Outdoor Session at
Gabriel Dumont Park,
745 Saskatchewan Crescent West

Learn about the different invasive species being found along the South Saskatchewan River valley.

At the classroom session you will learn about the definition of weeds, invasive species, and noxious weeds, the Saskatchewan Weed Control Act and how to identify some of the common invasive plants in the Saskatoon Region. Attendees will be provided with fact sheets, booklets and other material about invasive plants.

The outdoor session will be a walk along the Meewasin Trail through Gabriel Dumont Park, identifying various invasive plant species along the trail and river. Discussion in the field will also be on control techniques and how to report an invasive plant species.

Leafy Spurge
by Renny Grilz

Leaders: Renny Grilz (306-262-4970)– Meewasin;
Sara Bryson – Saskatoon Nature Society and
Kerry Lowndes – South Saskatchewan River Watershed Stewards.

Route described on page 68 of
Guide to Nature Viewing Sites In and Around Saskatoon.

This book is available for purchase by clicking below.