Tallgrass Prairie Center


Pollinators: Growing Rural and Urban Habitat (Johnson County, IA)

Thursday, April 2, 2020 - 10:00am to 3:00pm
Walker Homestead, 3867 James Ave. SW, Iowa City, Iowa 52246

A mini conference on pollinators with specialists from around Iowa. 

Topics include: prairie and prairie strips, monarch habitat, bees, Rusty Patch Bumblebee habitat and management, urban conservation practices for pollinators, pollinator habitat and plant identification, and cost share programs potentially available.

Presenters will include Tim Youngquist and Kristina TeBockhorst, Iowa State Extension and Outreach; Lucy Hershberger, Forever Green; Josheph Kligelhutz, East Central Iowa Beekeepers Association; Steven Woodruff, Department of Natural Resources - Wildlife Biologist; Amy Bouska, Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship Urban Conservationst; Kristen Morrow, Johnson County Conservation Education Center; Abby Beltz, Natural Resources Conservation Service District Conservationist.


RSVP by March 31, 2020 to Marcy McBride 319-337-2322.


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