Archives: January 2015

  • West Central Announces Spring 2015 Events

    Here are some activities of the West-central INPAWS chapter. The list doesn’t include the RIP (Remove Invasive Plant) workdays, as they haven’t been set yet.  January 26: Trees and Shrubs for Indiana. Len Farlee, State Forester, Purdue University. Lilly Nature Center, Celery Bog Park 7 p.m. February 21: Joint Honeysuckle Removal Workday with Sycamore Audubon…

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  • IMA Horticulture Symposium February 21

    The Living Landscape, with Doug Tallamy, Kevin Tungesvick, Jim McCormac, and Irvin Etienne Saturday, February 21, 2015 | 8 am – 4:30 pmThe Toby (auditorium), Indianapolis Museum of Art, 4000 North Michigan Road, Indianapolis, IN 46208Fees: $95 IMA Members | $90 HortSoc Members | $100 Public | $75 Students (lunch included)Organized by the IMA’s Division…

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  • Central Chapter Icebreaker January 25

    It’s time to shake off the winter blahs. Come enjoy refreshments and conversation with fellow INPAWS members and friends. Sunday, January 25, 1:00 to 4:00 PMHome of David & Wendy Ford6911 Cabernet WayIndianapolis, IN 46278317-334-1932 Drinks will be provided. Bring a snack, appetizer, or dessert. Dave & Wendy’s home is on the northwest side of…

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  • Scott Russell Sanders at Tanglewood Jan. 24

    ***RIVERNESS*** An afternoon with SCOTT RUSSELL SANDERSwith musical performances byLiz Efroymson-Brooks and Kathy Rhodesand Carol Loughridge Enjoy an afternoon of educational and inspirational readings from one of Indiana’s most acclaimed writers. Scott Russell Sanders is the author of more than 20 books of fiction and nonfiction, including A Private History of Awe and A Conservationist…

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  • Monarch Under Review as Endangered Species

    Shared with us by Tom Hohman… Dear Indiana Conservation Partner, Today the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service published a Federal Register notice announcing a status review of the monarch butterfly under the Endangered Species Act (ESA). The Service has determined that a petition from the Center for Biological Diversity, the Center for Food Safety, the…

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  • Amur Honeysuckle Expert Presents at IUPUI January 26

    Ryan McEwan will answer the question “Why are the odds forever in Amur Honeysuckle’s favor, and what does that mean for the biology of forests and streams?” Dr. McEwan is an associate professor of ecology at the University of Dayton. January 26, 201512-1pmUniversity Library, UL1126IUPUI, Indianapolis  Join us for coffee and cookies before the lecture in…

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  • How Central Indiana Land Trust Helps Indiana’s Birds, January 13

    Speaker: Rachel Eble, Associate Director of Central Indiana Land Trust (CILTI) Amos Butler Audubon is a significant supporter of CILTI’s efforts to protect the most important remaining natural areas in Central Indiana. This partnership is especially evident in one of CILTI’s current projects, preserving forested land in their Hills of Gold Core Conservation Area in…

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  • New Conservation Organization Supports Indiana State Parks and State-Owned Nature Preserves

    Conservation Organization Formed to Support Indiana State Parks and State-Owned Nature Preserves       Indiana Parks Alliance has broad support from state’s environmental leadership INDIANAPOLIS—A newly formed, broad-based organization is seeking Hoosier support to help Indiana’s highly regarded state parks and nature preserves.  The Indiana Parks Alliance (IPA) will provide financial support for Indiana State Parks…

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