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Restoration Workshop

Thames Talbot Land Trust
Please join us on November 1st 2015 at the Sparta Community hall for the Fall 2015 Ecological Restoration Workshop.  This workshop is a combination of lecture and hands-on practice with restoration techniques such as seed collecting, processing and planting of native species. The workshop is aimed at anyone with an interest in growing native plants - in their gardens or for large scale restoration projects.

The workshop will be led by Mary Gartshore, an accomplished and well-respected ecologist and educator. Space is limited, register today to avoid disappointment!  This event will be open to the public on October 13th 2015.  

Please click here to for more information and to register.  I apologize for the earlier website problems but I have tested out the page and it is up and running :)

Schedule:

8:30 - 9:00 - Check-in and refreshments

9:00 - 11:00 - Classroom presentation: Ecological restoration essentials

11:00 - 2:00 - Field visit to collect seeds (lunch en route or at site) 

2:00 - 4:00 - Seed processing techniques 

4:00 - Wrap-up

What to bring:

  • We will be going outside so please come prepared for the weather (e.g. hiking shoes, rain coat, sun hat, warm clothes).
  • Please bring your own lunch that can be eaten on the move.
  • If you have any of the following equipment please bring them with you: tweezers, nail clippers, hand magnifying lens, hand clippers.

 

TTLT has received support for this event from the TD Friends of the Environment Foundation
We are so grateful for their contribution! 

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Thames Talbot Land Trust
http://www.thamestalbotlandtrust.ca/
Thames Talbot Land Trust · PO Box 25054, London, ON N6C 6A8, Canada 
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