Saturday August 5th, 2023, 11:00 am. Rain or Shine
Learn about Invasive Plants and why they are one of the greatest threats to
New York’s biodiversity, agriculture, and outdoor recreation.
What’s the big deal with invasive plants? Why are invasives so bad anyway? Where did they come from? How do I know what’s invasive and what’s native? Learn how to identify the invasive plant species around us and what we can do.
Join the Long Island Invasive Species Management Area at the Third House
Nature Center for a presentation on invasive species, followed by a plant
identification walk around the grounds. Learn how to identify and manage
the common invasive plants you might have in your backyard, and how
your actions can make a difference in protecting our natural areas.
WHEN: Saturday August 5th, 2023, 11:00 am. Rain or Shine
WHERE: Historic Third House, Montauk County Park, 1929 Montauk Highway
Directions: Take 27 east through Montauk village heading towards the lighthouse. Half a mile east past East Lake Drive turn left into the Montauk County Park, Third House Nature Center. *Third House is next to Deep Hollow Ranch on the west side.
Presented by: Third House Nature Center, Inc., www.thirdhousenaturecenter.org in conjunction with the Long Island Invasive Species Management Area (LIISMA) https://liisma.org/