Trainings and Workshops

APIPP Coordinator Brendan Quirion discusses proper equipment care and use with participants at the June 17th training in Elizabethtown.

The Adirondack Park Invasive Plant Program (APIPP) and partners offer a variety of training/workshop opportunities throughout the year. APIPP staff also offer special presentations and programs for specific audiences, as requested. Please contact us for more information.

Terrestrial Invasive Plant Identification and Management Training

This three-hour training focuses on the identification and management techniques for common terrestrial invasive plants found in the Adirondack region. Continuing education credits are offered through the New York State Nursery and Landscape Association and Society of American Foresters. DEC pesticide recertification credits are also offered for licensed applicators.

2017 trainings will be held at the following locations:

Northville Public Library – July 18th
341 S 3rd Street
Northville, NY 12134

Wead Library of Malone – July 19th
64 Elm Street
Malone, New York 12953-1594

For more information please contact APIPP’s Terrestrial Project Coordinator. To register, please complete this form.

Aquatic Invasive Plant & Animal Identification and Survey Trainings

These three-hour training sessions provides information about aquatic invasive plants and animals on the move in the Adirondack region as well as the skills needed to identify and survey for them.

2017 trainings will be held at the following locations:

Darrin Freshwater Institute in Bolton Landing – June 19th (10am-2pm)
5060 Lake Shore Drive
Bolton Landing, New York 129814
* Following this training is an iMapInvasives Training (2pm-4:30pm)

Adirondack Room in Paul Smith’s College – June 22nd (10am-2pm)
7777 NY-30
Paul Smiths, New York 12970

Volunteer Fire Department in Blue Mountain Lake – June 27th (10am-2pm)
3454 NY-28
Blue Mountain Lake, New York 12812

For more information or to register, please contact APIPP’s Aquatic Project Coordinator.

More training opportunities to come – Please check back!