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Invasive Species First Detector Program - UGA Gwinnett

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Gwinnett Technical College, Building 100, Room 401

5150 Sugarloaf Parkway

Lawrenceville, GA 30046

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Invasive species are one of the greatest threats to the environment worldwide and in Georgia, and they cause billions of dollars in damages.

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Invasive Species First Detector Program

Invasive species are one of the greatest threats to the environment worldwide and in Georgia, and they cause billions of dollars in damages annually. The First Detectors program offers a two-day advanced workshop to provide tools, educational materials and training for stakeholders:

  • Professionals
  • Master Gardeners
  • Master Naturalists
  • Citizen Scientists
  • Concerned Citizens

Learn to identify, report and manage invasive species.

Date: Wednesday, October 9th and Thursday, October 10th from 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. both days

Location: Gwinnett Technical College, Building 100, Room 401, 5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Credits:

  • Master Gardener Advanced Credits
  • Georgia Commercial Pesticide Applicator Licenses in CAT 21 (Plant Agriculture), CAT 23 (Forest Pest Control), CAT 24 (Ornamental & Turf), and CAT 26 (Aquatic Pest Control)
  • Certified Arborist 4.5 CEUs

Cost: $40 per participant. Space is limited! Registration deadline is Friday, October 4th!

More information: Contact Timothy Daly at 678-377-4011 or tdaly@uga.edu.

The Invasive Species First Detector workshop is taught by Experts from the University of Georgia and Georgia Forestry Commission. Support for this workshop is provided as part of a cooperativve agreement with USDA-Animal Plant Health Inspection Service-Plant Protection and Quarantine-Farm Bill Section 10007 USDA APHIS PPQ-Farm Bill Section 10007).

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