The City of Auburn Greenspace Advisory Board will host a free seminar on invasive plants on Thursday, June 14 from 4 - 8 p.m. at Kiesel Park. Nancy Loewenstein, Invasive Plant Specialist with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, and Stephen Enloe, Invasive Weed Specialist with the Alabama Cooperative Extension System, will lead the discussion and hands-on program. Refreshments will be provided. The seminar is offered free of charge; however, participants are encouraged to pre-register by contacting Auburn Parks and Recreation at 501-2930 by Monday, June 11.
The seminar will consist of identification and impacts of invasive plants, including Chinese privet, Japanese honeysuckle, Kudzu and Oriental bittersweet, and Chinese tallowtree. Information and demonstrations of control options will also be provided.