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2017 Finger Lakes Research Conference- Register Today!
By October 12, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

2017 Finger Lakes Research Conference- Register Today!

JOIN US! 2017 Finger Lakes Research Conference November 17, 2017   The BIG THREE in the Finger Lakes: Contaminants, Invasive Species, and Excess Nutrients This year’s program will focus on the BIG THREE issues in the Finger Lakes and showcase research and strategies to combat them. Presentations will be made on emerging contaminants, invasive species, […]

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Species Spotlight- Crazy Snake-Worm!
By October 12, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Species Spotlight- Crazy Snake-Worm!

Check out the National Park Service NE Temperate Network Inventory and Monitoring Program SPECIES SPOTLIGHT on the Crazy Snake-Worm (Amynthas agrestis). We have been getting many reports of this crazy invasive over the past few months so take a look at what the experts say about this earthworm that might be coming to a garden near […]

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EPA Announces $900,000 in Federal Grants to Tackle Invasive Species in New York State
By September 20, 2017 23 Comments Read More →

EPA Announces $900,000 in Federal Grants to Tackle Invasive Species in New York State

https://www.epa.gov/newsreleases/epa-announces-900000-federal-grants-tackle-invasive-species-new-york-state EPA Announces $900,000 in Federal Grants to Tackle Invasive Species in New York State 09/08/2017 Contact Information:  Tayler Covington (covington.tayler@epa.gov) 212-637-3662 (New York, N.Y.) The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has awarded $900,000 to the Hobart and William Smith Colleges to address two invasive species in the Great Lakes and Finger Lakes regions of New York […]

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NY Invasive Species Awareness Week Lineup! SEVENTY events across the Finger Lakes!
By June 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

NY Invasive Species Awareness Week Lineup! SEVENTY events across the Finger Lakes!

Download the Flier ISAW_’17 Today! Invasive species are on the move; everyone can help to stop their spread Activities Set for New York’s FOURTH Invasive Species Awareness Week, July 9-15th GENEVA, NY – This year marks the fourth Invasive Species Awareness Week in New York State. Last year over 100 invasive species activities occurred throughout the […]

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Finger Lakes MOST UNWANTED- Water Chestnut
By June 27, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Finger Lakes MOST UNWANTED- Water Chestnut

HELP US PULL THIS PLANT! See it + Pull it = Prevent it! Volunteers are needed to help pull water chestnut in the Finger Lakes region! Sponsored by the FL-PRISM, Genesee Audubon Society, Wayne County SWCD, Friends of Montezuma Wetlands Complex, MARSH!, CCE Onondaga Co., Oneida Lake Association, Bartle Road Bait & Tackle, NYS DEC, […]

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We are hiring!!
By June 5, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

We are hiring!!

Invasive Species Management Steward Position- Finger Lakes National Forest Work Location: Finger Lakes National Forest, Hector, NY 14818 Time: 40 hrs/week, 8 weeks Pay: $12/hr Approximate Start Date: June 26, 2017 Deadline to Apply: June 17, 2017 Job Description: Candidate will inventory and help in the management of target invasive species at the Finger Lakes […]

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Request for Bids: Herbicide Control of Water Chestnut in FL-PRISM Region
By May 19, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Request for Bids: Herbicide Control of Water Chestnut in FL-PRISM Region

Project Title Chemical control of water chestnut in Finger Lakes and Great Lakes Region.   Project Description In late June to early August, the contractor will perform herbicide treatment of water chestnut in Red Creek, located in Wolcott, NY (approx. 7acres) and Seneca River/Barge Canal adjacent to Howland Island Wildlife Management Area, Conquest, NY (approx. […]

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Join us for the spring partner meeting!
By May 10, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Join us for the spring partner meeting!

    You Are Invited! FL-PRISM Full Partner Meeting May 16, 11:30-3:30 Baltimore Woods Nature Center 4007 Bishop Hill Road, PO Box 133 Marcellus, NY 13108 http://baltimorewoods.org/visit/interpretive-center-trails/ Agenda 11:30 Welcome & introductions Everyone 11:45 Baltimore Woods Nature Center and Central New York Land Trust Invasive Species Inventory and Management Tracking Using iMapInvasives Julie Grinstead, 2016 Invasive […]

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Schumer: Recent Discovery of 27 Acre Area of Hydrilla in Cayuga Lake Means Invasive Species Could Soon Conquer Waterays
By April 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Schumer: Recent Discovery of 27 Acre Area of Hydrilla in Cayuga Lake Means Invasive Species Could Soon Conquer Waterays

Read pdf available here: Final Rls Seneca County Hydrilla Event 4.12.2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:   Wednesday, April 12, 2017 CONTACT: Jason Kaplan, 202-224-7433   SCHUMER: RECENT DISCOVERY OF 27 ACRE AREA OF HYDRILLA IN CAYUGA LAKE MEANS INVASIVE SPECIES COULD SOON CONQUER WATERWAYS; SENATOR PUSHES FOR CRITICAL FED FUNDS TO HELP ERADICATE INVASIVE SPECIES ONCE AND FOR ALL […]

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Invasive Forest Pest Outreach Workshop
By April 7, 2017 0 Comments Read More →

Invasive Forest Pest Outreach Workshop

Invasive Forest Pest Outreach Workshop, Friday, April 14th, 2017, 9:00am-3:30pm Skaneateles Library, 49 East Genesee Street Skaneateles, NY 13152 Goal: Raise awareness and knowledge of forest pests and their impact on our forest and urban forests. Tap into the peer-to-peer multiplying effect of our volunteers who work in their communities. Offer identification, support and next […]

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