Idaho Native Plant Society, White Pine Chapter
With members on the Palouse, and in the Lewiston-Clarkston Valley and Central Idaho

Current Events Calendar

The following is a list of events sponsored by White Pine Chapter or in collaboration with other organizations because our members have an interest. Please check with a contact if you have a specific question or wish to confirm event information.
For a list of events for other INPS chapters, please click on INPS.

Please mark your calendar with the dates of these meetings, presentations, and field trips. Additional information may also be communicated through chapter email notices, newsletters, and postcards and via public flyers and press releases. We look forward to seeing you on these educational excursions. For a printable short agenda current agenda.
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2019 Schedule

Upcoming Events

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Thursday, February 7, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., White Pine Chapter meeting
   Co-sponsored by the Palouse Audubon Society
Presenter: Pam Brunsfeld, retired Stillinger Herbarium curator and Systematic Botany instructor
Program: Plants and Pollinators
Location: 1912 Center, Great Room, 412 East Third St., Moscow, Idaho.

Pam will provide information on the ornamental and native plant species you can plant in your garden to benefit butterflies, birds and bees. More details to follow.

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Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., White Pine Chapter meeting
Presenter: Dr. Steven Cook, University of Idaho Professor of Forest Entomology and Plant Pathology
Program: Insects and Forest Health
Location: 1912 Center, Great Room, 412 East Third St., Moscow, Idaho.

Steve Cook will present a program on forest health. Steve led a very interesting field trip in July 2018, and we had requests for more information on this timely topic.

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Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., White Pine Chapter meeting
Presenter: Mike Hays, Botanist with Nez Perce-Clearwater National Forest
Program: Silene spaldingii - review of the Recovery Plan
Location: 1912 Center, Great Room, 412 East Third St., Moscow, Idaho.

Mike will present a program on his work protecting Spalding’s catchfly (Silene spaldingii) habitat on the Island between the Snake River and the Salmon River. He will review the Recovery Plan for Spalding’s catchfly and describe how his work fits into the Recovery Plan. Mike will also report on new findings, including four new occurrences his crew found in Hell’s Canyon this summer. This program will also include results from crupina control efforts. Weeds are becoming the bane of recovery and restoration efforts for many native habitats. Mike will share what they are learning from their control treatments. More details to follow


White Pine photo by Dr. Wm Hall

 

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