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New GROW ME INSTEAD brochure now available

AISC developed a new brochure for Homeowners, Gardeners and the Horiculture Industry.  Grow Me Instead profiles are recommended alternatives to Alberta’s most unwanted horticultural plants.  Check it out Grow Me Instead  Funding was provided by ACIDF, the Alberta Crop Industry Development Fund Ltd.  Printed copies are available from info@abinvasives.ca   

AISC adopts new policy 

AISC has a new policy that covers the cost of brochures (Grow Me Instead and Invader Ranger) and shipping them.  POLICY

New Program Coordinator hired

AISC is pleased to announce the hiring of Don Hare to the newly created position of Program Coordinator.  Don is recently retired from Dow AgroSciences Canada Inc.  He brings a wide variety of skills, extensive knowledge with invasive species and local, national and international connections.  Don’s responsiblity will be to bring Play Clean Go to Alberta and to develop an Alberta Spotters Network.  

AISC received funding from the Alberta Conservation Association and ESRD to bring Play Clean Go to Alberta.

AISC also received a grant from the Agricultural Initiatives Program to build a volunteer network of volunteer Spotters to report sightings of invasive species.  The project will also involve the development of mobile apps for entry of sightings into EDDMapS Alberta.

Stay tuned through the summer for more information on these new AISC initiatives to prevent the introduction and spread of invasive species in Alberta!!!

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