Archives: September 2014

  • Fall Mushroom Foray Oct. 4

    Join mushroom enthusiasts and NICHES Land Trust as they search for and identify mushrooms at Weiler-Leopold Nature Reserve on Saturday, October 4, at 1:30 p.m. All are welcome. In association with the Lafayette Mushroom Hunters Group http://lafayettemushroompeople.blogspot.com Hoosier Mushroom Society http://hoosiermushrooms.org and NICHES Land Trust http://www.nicheslandtrust.org/calendar/   How to Get There Weiler-Leopold Reserve is in Warren…

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  • State Wildlife Action Plan Meetings Announced

    Join us for the State Wildlife Action Plan meeting in your region Help the Division of Fish & Wildlife develop a plan to conserve Indiana’s wildlife. We will share with you what we’ve learned about Indiana’s wildlife and their habitats. You will then help us understand what conservation actions will be most effective in your…

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  • Japanese Chaff Flower Moving Fast

    This is from Ellen Jacquart, Invasives Team Leader: Japanese chaff flower is a fast-moving invasive plant that so far has been limited to the counties along the Ohio River in Indiana. We now have a report (thanks to Jason Isbell of the Hoosier National Forest who entered it into Report IN) of Japanese chaff flower…

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  • The Greening of Carmel IN Sept. 23

    Sustainable Living Seminar The Greening of Carmel Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Carmel Clay Public Library RSVP What makes Carmel green? Did you know that roundabouts save up to 24,000 gallons of gasoline per year and 228 tons of CO2 annually, and that over 80% of Carmel households are recycling under…

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  • Invasive Plant Training Session at Pokagon Oct 3

    Through the Lakes Country Cluster of The Stewardship Network (a new stewardship group focused on managing natural areas in Steuben and LaGrange Counties) Ellen Jacquart will be leading an invasive plant training session at the Pokagon State Park Nature Center from 10 am to 2 pm Eastern on Friday, October 3.  This training will feature-…

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  • Bid on 10 Hours of Invasives Control

    Please see flyer announcing a generous partnership between Eco Logic, LLC and Southern Indiana Cooperative Invasives Management (SICIM). SICIM is soliciting bids for one day of control work (up to 10 hours including travel) provided by Eco Logic in exchange for a donation to SICIM. The highest bid wins and supports SICIM’s mission. Your donation…

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