Welcome to Municipal District of Foothills No. 31

Workshops

Tree Pruning, Insects & Diseases Workshop - March 5

Invasive Species Workshop - March 21

*Pre-registration required for all workshops!*
Only registered attendees may attend workshop.


Mon. Mar. 5, 9:00 am - 3:30 pm, Scott Seaman Sports Rink, De Winton

What you will learn by attending this workshop:

  • Introduction to local insects and disease affecting trees and shrubs.
  • How to properly prune using trees on the grounds of each location (weather permitting this will occur outside).
  • Leave with a handout for your reference.

Cost: $40 per person.
Lunch will be provided.

Register at: www.mdfoothills.eventbrite.ca


Invasive Species Workshop

Invasive Species Workshop - Weed Identification
March 21, 2018
9:00 am - 11:00 am, Ramada High River

Presentation by Kelly Cooley of CoolPro Solutions Environmental Consulting will include:

  • Information on local area invasive species from the perspectives of understanding their life cycles, habitat preferences, and invasive tendencies.
  • A chance to speak to other area producers who have experienced successes and challenges with managing these invaders.
  • Access to print and online resources for prevention & management of these invaders.

An invasive species presentation by Kelly Cooley of CoolPro Solutions Environmental Consulting. For over 30 years, Kelly has contributed to the development of effective invasive species prevention and management practices and policies at the local, regional, provincial, national, and international levels. Kelly and his family reside south of Pincher Creek, Alberta.

Cost: $20

Register at: www.mdfoothills.eventbrite.ca

Limited space.


For more information about these workshops, please contact:

Ryan Bull, Rural Conservation Advisor, MD of Foothills
Phone: 403.603.5423   Cell: 403.333.4764
Email: ASBworkshops@mdfoothills.com