Brown Bag #5: Prioritizing Plants for Eradication

Posted on Jul 8, 2017 in brownbag, slider

HISC Brown Bag Presentation #5

Title: Prioritizing Plants for Eradication: Weighing Potential Invasive Impacts Against Feasibility

Presenter: Kelsey Brock, Early Detection Botanist, Kauai Invasive Species Committee, UH Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit

Date: May 4, 2017

Summary: In our fifth installment of the HISC Brown Bag presentation series, early detection botanist Kelsey Brock describes the new assessment tool developed by the Kauai Invasive Species Committee to prioritize potential invasive plant targets. This new tool provides a quantitative approach to determine the best use of limited resources to provide the most benefit in controlling invasive plants on Kauai.

hisc-brown-bag-subtitleThe HISC Brown Bag Series is an ongoing set of informal lunchtime presentations to facilitate information sharing among partners and stakeholders. Presentations are are announced via the HISC email list and remote access is provided by WebEx. View other presentations in the HISC Brown Bag series at http://dlnr.hawaii.gov/hisc/category/brownbag/