Learn how to fight invasive plants at field day

Dr. Catherine Tarasoff will be offering an informative hands-on workshop where she will demonstrate her simple, eco-friendly techniques and provide some take-home materials so that residents can help the fight against Yellow Flag Iris.
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CLEARWATER - The Thompson-Nicola Regional District is co-sponsoring a workshop field day on Sunday, Sept. 27, in Clearwater’s Dutch Lake Park to help educate residents about ways to curb the invasive plant Yellow Flag Iris.

For the past two years, the TNRD and the District of Clearwater have supported innovative, successful research by Dr. Catherine Tarasoff focused on controlling Yellow Flag Iris at Dutch Lake. On Sept. 27, from 1 to 4 p.m., Dr. Tarasoff will be offering an informative hands-on workshop where she will demonstrate her simple, eco-friendly techniques and provide some take-home materials so that residents can help the fight against Yellow Flag Iris.

For those interested in taking the workshop, registration is mandatory, and can be done by emailing Catherine at agrowest.bc@gmail.com or by calling or texting 250-572-2132.

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