White Pine Meeting April 24

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., White Pine Chapter meeting ***revised
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.

Please print and post a flyer to help us get the word out! Spalding’s Catchfly Recovery Plan
Also please note that our 8th annual plant sale will be held Saturday May 18 at the 1912 Center. There will be a short members-only sale on Friday at 5:30 pm. Please check for more details on our web page calendar and look for the availability list about May 1. If you would like to post a flyer, please respond to this email. www.idahonativeplants.org