Conservation Training

Yooper Troopers: Lessons learned controlling Phragmites in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula

September 22, 2022

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Location: Online

Once you know what Phragmites looks like, it seems to be everywhere along roadsides and shorelines. It even can be found in the background in scenes from major movies. Though this invasive plant seems to be widespread in Michigan, there are areas where it’s still scarce, like the Upper Peninsula. Join Nick Cassel, Executive Director of the U.P. Resource Conservation and Development Council, to learn how partners in the U.P. Phragmites Coalition are working together to find and control infestations, and how their work can help you, regardless of where you are in the state.