On August 13, 2013, in Raleigh, North Carolina, the North Carolina State University (NCSU) Forestry and Environmental Outreach Program and the NCSU Aquatic Weed Management Program held “Management of Invasive and Exotic Vegetation in Riparian Areas.” This workshop focused on riparian areas in the southeastern United States, with topics including identification of common invasive and exotic plants, ecological considerations, controls, and costs. For more information, visit http://www.bae.ncsu.edu/programs/extension/wqg/srp/rc435_workshop.html.
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