The Knox County Soil & Water Conservation District is pleased to announce that we are accepting applications for its new Invasive Plant Species Management Cost Share Program on private lands. We are targeting landowners with natural areas (e.g. woods, wetlands, glades, prairies) of 1 to 10 acres (if more than 10, we recommend applying for… Continue reading
View the fact sheet here.
Through a partnership with the Alcoa Foundation, The Nature Conservancy and the Soil & Water Conservation Districts of Pike, Dubois and Gibson Counties, there will be a Cover Crop Breakfast on Thursday, February 9th, 2017. This event is FREE to area producers who have a valued interest in improving their soil health and natural resources.… Continue reading
Here’s a link to the fact sheet: Weed of the Month for December 2016
Check out this pdf for information on Japanese Stiltgrass: October 2016 Weed of the Month
When: October 29th from 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM Where: The Nature Center at Ouabache Trails (3500 N. Lower Fort Knox Rd., Vincennes, IN 47591) Contact: Will Drews @ email@example.com or (812) 882-8210 ext. 119 Details: Our bats eat tons of insects. But, they have a harder time finding healthy food when invasive plants are… Continue reading
Check out this article in the Vincennes Sun Commercial about the dangers of ornamental pear trees: http://www.suncommercial.com/news/article_10971e62-81d7-11e6-8757-e78b86352da4.html