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May 22, 2021 3rd Annual Weed Day

Annual Weed DayAnnual Weed Day:
Please join the Logan Ranger District, Bridgerland Audubon Society, the Utah Native Plant Society and Logan City as we work to protect our land by preventing the spread of noxious weeds in Cache County.
What: 3rd Annual Weed day
When: Saturday, May 22, 2021, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Where: Canyon Entrance Park Pavilion (First Dam), US 89 & Canyon Road, Logan, UT
Contact: Lisa Thompson, Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator,
lisa.thompson3@usda.gov 801-625-5850
Wear protective clothing, including gloves, long pants, long sleeved shirts, sturdy footwear and bring lots of drinking water. Some tools will be provided but bring your own heavy-duty weeding tools if you can.
The goal of this project is to help reduce and eradicate invasive weeds threatening the native plant community of the local area. Target weeds include, dyers woad, burdock, houndstongue, Scotch thistle and other invasive weeds. Control methods will include hand pulling, digging and possible bagging.
Volunteers providing service on national forests will follow Federal health guidelines including social distancing while on projects and wearing masks when social distancing is difficult to maintain.
For more information, contact Lisa Thompson, Volunteer and Partnership Coordinator, Logan Ranger District, (801) 625-5850, Dave Wallace, Utah Native Plant Society, (435) 750-5913, or Hilary Shughart, Bridgerland Audubon/Great Old Broads for Wilderness, hilary.shughart@gmail.com.

Annual Weed Day Sponsors:
Logan Ranger District
Bridgerland Audubon
Great Old Broads for Wilderness
Logan City
Utah Native Plant Society

Stokes Earth Day Re-Opening Celebration! April 23, 2021, 4-6 pm

Stokes Nature Center Earth Day Re-Opening April 23, 2021 4-6 pm
Stokes Nature Center
Earth Day Re-Opening
April 23, 2021 4-6 pm

 

You’re Invited

Stokes Earth Day
Reopening Celebration!

Friday, April 23rd, 4-6 pm

  • Tour the Nature Center and experience our new interpretive exhibits
  • Join the free iNaturalist Challenge on the River Trail
  • Purchase tickets for opportunities to win prizes
  • Purchase Stokes merchandise & take-home kits
  • Pick up a trail clean-up kit and hit your favorite trail

Stokes Nature Center Re-Opening, April 23, 2021 4-6 pm
Stokes Nature Center: https://logannature.org/

13 Apr, Bridgerland Audubon Society
Annual Meeting and Social

Keynote:
The role of beaver and restoration in promoting better health for streams

Joe Wheaton, co-director of the Intermountain Center for River Rehabilitation & Restoration
Joe Wheaton, co-director of the Intermountain Center for River Rehabilitation & Restoration

Joe Wheaton, co-director of the Intermountain Center for River Rehabilitation & Restoration

Joe Wheaton will focus on a local example and play with the classic stream ‘health’ analogy by expanding it using ‘healthy lifestyle’ analogies and focusing on what healthy diets and exercise consist of for streams, and how current restoration practice is too obsessed with medical treatments like surgery.

April 13, 2017
6 – 9 p.m.
Taco Bar & BYOB
The Italian Place
48 Federal Ave.

  • Enjoy great company
  • Elect new officers
  • Meet the 2017 Award recipients
    • Allen & Alice Stokes Conservation Award
    • Carl M. Johnson Educator Award
    • 200 Club Member Recognition
  • and more…

Tickets: $25, Discounts: $15 Students, $20 Audubon members (Ticket sales ended 11 April)
For more info: hilary.shughart@gmail.com 435-213-3668

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Our Legacy Links:

  1. Officer Election
  2. Carl M Johnson Environmental Education Award
  3. Allen W. Stokes Conservation Award
  4. Keynote Speakers