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2023 Oʻahu Weed Management & Restoration Workshop



7:30am-7:45am - Sign in & Settle

7:45am-9:45am - Ecostystems Extension Workshop Activity Part 1: Connecting past weed control and restoration problem solving efforts with present efforts needs (snack and coffee breaks included) -  Click to See Slides

9:45am-10:45am - Opportunities for Collective Problem Solving

9:45am   An introduction to the Hawaiʻi Department of Transportation's Invasive Species Mapping Tool - Richard Pender, SWCA  

10:00am   How to know if your field trials are really telling you anything - J.B. Friday, CTHAR Forestry Extension

10:15am   Decontamination: The secret weapon to battling invasive species - Nate Dube, OISC (Facilitated Discussion) -  Click to See Slides

10:45am-11:45am - Guest Talks: Climate Change and Invasive Species 

10:45am   Reviewing the impacts of climate change on biocontrol agents - Dr. Annette Evans, NE CACS, UMass, Amherst

11:05am   Geospatial tools to track and monitor land use change over time - Bradley Eichelberger, CWMI, Division of Fish and Wildlife -  Click to See Slides

11:25am   Integrating Climate Change into Weed Management and Restoration with Pacific RISCC - Dr. Ellliott Parsons, Pacific RISCC

11:45am-12:30pm - Lunch

12:30pm-2:30pm - Concurrent sessions

1) Albizia treatment training (KMWP) pre-registration needed*

2) Outreach breakout ( 1 hour panel discussion on outreach with programs at varying spatial scales; 1 hour strategizing priority outreach subtopics in focus groups) * pre-registration needed*

3) Ecosystems Extensions Workshop Activity Part 2: Identifying next steps for weed control and restoration topics delineated in Part 1 *for everyone else!*

2:30pm-4:00pm - Tool Tailgate

Fill the bed of your truck with:

1) Your toll "Hall of Fame": Tools that you/your organization loves

2) The tool "graveyard": Tooks that just didnʻt make the cut

3) Load up a backpack with your gear for the "Backpack Weight Contest"!

4:00pm-4:30pm - Clean up


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PDF Agenda

2023 Weed Workshop Intro Slides

2023 Weed Workshop Intro Slides

OISC Decontaminton Presentation

OISC Decontamination Presentation

Geospatial Tools

Geospatial Tools to Track and Monitor land use Change Over Time

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