WATERVLIET, Mich. — The SW X SW Corner CISMA will be hosting an invasive species presentation at the Watervliet District Library at 333 N. Main St. Watervliet, MI 49098 on August 7th from 6:30 to 7:30 pm. This is a great opportunity to learn about the impact that invasive species have on the environment, economy, and human health in Southwest Michigan. You will learn how to identify, control, and report invasive species that are both present or have the potential to invade the region in the near future. There will be time for questions at the conclusion of the presentation and free information to take home for those who attend. If you would like any aid in plant or animal identification please bring pictures and no live samples.
The SW x SW Corner Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area is a partnership of federal, state, and local government agencies, individuals, and various interested groups that manage (or have a stake in managing) invasive species in Berrien, Cass and Van Buren Counties. Partners include the Berrien, Cass and Van Buren Conservation Districts, Chikaming Open Lands, Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy, The Stewardship Network and others.
— Berrien Conservation District
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