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Invaders of Texas Workshops

If you are interested in hosting an Invaders of Texas Citizen Science workshop in your area, please email the Invaders Program Coordinator

Date Upcoming Workshops
2018-10-12
ID: 162

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Satellite: San Antonio Invaders
Location: Mission Branch Library, 3134 Roosevelt Avenue. Venue website. (San Antonio, TX)
Trainers: Rachel Cywinski, Coordinator of San Antonio Invaders
Time: 10:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m
Notes: Please bring your smart phone, tablet, or laptop computer. We will be outside for a brief period, otherwise indoors, so please dress appropriately. Lunch is provided; vegetarian options available.

This workshop will cover the Invaders of Texas citizen scientist program, focusing on training citizen scientists to identify and report invasive plants. It will include data entry using the TX Invaders mobile application. The workshop will also present general information on invasive species, managing the spread of invasives, invasive pests of regulatory concern and the Sentinel Pest Network, and best management practices for control and eradication of selected species. We will demonstrate the "Eradicator Calculator", which is designed to help organize and record volunteer-based eradication efforts. Space is limited to 70. Registration is first come, first served.
Local Host: Rachel Cywinski

2018-10-17
ID: 163

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Satellite: San Antonio Invaders
Location: Mission Branch Library, 3134 Roosevelt Avenue. Venue website. (San Antonio, TX)
Trainers: Dr. Hans Landel, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Time: 1:00p - 4:00p
Notes: Please bring your smart phone, tablet, or laptop computer.

This workshop will cover the Sentinel Pest Network, focusing on training citizen scientists to identify and report several specific species of high concern, some of which have not made it to Texas -- yet. The trainees will become the eyes on the lookout for these species, as members of our Early Detection and Rapid Response team, and learn how to report them online and using our Texas Invasives mobile app. The workshop will also present general information on invasive species.

Space is limited to 70. Registration is first come, first served.
Local Host: Rachel Cywinski

2018-10-21
ID: 164

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Satellite: San Antonio Invaders
Location: Mission Branch Library, 3134 Roosevelt Avenue. Venue website. (San Antonio, TX)
Trainers: Dr. Hans Landel, Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Time: 3:00p - 6:00p
Notes: Please bring your smart phone, tablet, or laptop computer.

This workshop will cover the Sentinel Pest Network, focusing on training citizen scientists to identify and report several specific species of high concern, some of which have not made it to Texas -- yet. The trainees will become the eyes on the lookout for these species, as members of our Early Detection and Rapid Response team, and learn how to report them online and using our Texas Invasives mobile app. The workshop will also present general information on invasive species.

Space is limited to 70. Registration is first come, first served.
Local Host: Rachel Cywinski



Previous Workshops Location Date Participants
Bois Darc Invasives Fighters Bonham, TX 2018-06-16 0
San Antonio Invaders San Antonio, TX 2018-04-20 0
San Antonio Invaders San Antonio, TX 2018-01-20 36
Heartwood Invaders The Woodlands, TX 2017-11-18 12
Hill Country MG Plant Trackers Kerrville, TX 2017-10-16 20
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center Humble, TX 2017-07-29 4
Heartwood Invaders The Woodlands, TX 2017-07-22 16
TXMN Goodwater Chapter Georgetown, TX 2017-04-22 21
TAMU-CT Science Club Invaders Killeen, TX 2017-03-25 19
Cypress Basin Invaders Jefferson, TX 2016-10-29 0
Comal County Invaders New Braunfels, TX 2016-10-22 18
Longleaf Ridge Invaders Jasper, TX 2016-10-15 18
Sheldon Lake Houston, TX 2016-06-25 11
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center Humble, TX 2016-04-02 10
Houston-Galveston Invaders Houston, TX 2015-12-12 17
Misses Cooks Crew Jacksonville, TX 2015-10-16 0
Blackland Prairies Invaders Dallas, TX 2015-07-25 19
Llano Estacado Invaders Midland, TX 2015-04-25 21
Piney Wood Lakes Livingston, TX 2015-04-11 0
Balcones Invaders San Antonio, TX 2015-04-04 0
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center Humble, TX 2015-03-28 12
Sam Houston State Invaders Huntsville, TX 2015-02-28 11
Houston Audubon Invaders High Island, TX 2015-01-17 20
Longleaf Ridge Invaders Jasper, TX 2014-11-14 19
Shoal Creek Conservancy Austin, TX 2014-11-01 16
Voyager Hunt, TX 2014-10-25 17
Voyager Hunt, TX 2014-10-24 21
River Legacy Invaders Arlington, TX 2014-09-27 10
RGV Invaders Weslaco, TX 2014-09-12 24
Guadalupe Invaders Seguin, TX 2014-08-09 24
Texas Master Naturalist Bluestem Chapter Sherman, TX 2014-07-20 19
Texas Gulf Region CWMA Port Aransas, TX 2014-07-17 25
Cypress Basin Invaders Jefferson, TX 2014-06-14 17
Lost Pines Master Naturalists Austin, TX 2014-06-07 34
Mitchell Lake Audubon San Antonio, TX 2014-05-31 8
Gideon Lincecum Invaders Round Top, TX 2014-05-17 28
Highland Lake Invaders Burnet, TX 2014-04-10 19
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center Humble, TX 2014-03-29 23
Master Gardeners of Blanco County Johnson City, TX 2014-03-22 33
CTMG Invaders Brady, TX 2014-03-18 21
Blackland Prairies Invaders Dallas, TX 2014-03-16 35
New Braunfels Invaders New Braunfels, TX 2014-01-22 39
Blackland Prairies Invaders Midlothian, TX 2014-01-18 20
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center Humble, TX 2013-09-07 11
Balcones Invaders San Antonio, TX 2013-07-13 2
Brazos Valley Invaders Bryan, TX 2013-06-29 41
Cross Timbers Invaders Acton, TX 2013-06-22 5
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2013-06-09 28
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2013-06-08 71
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2013-05-11 23
Longleaf Ridge Invaders Jasper, TX 2013-04-06 15
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2013-03-23 32
Highland Lake Invaders , TX 2013-03-13 0
Jesse H. Jones Park and Nature Center Humble , TX 2012-11-17 7
Voyager Navasota, TX 2012-10-27 18
Voyager Lufkin, TX 2012-10-11 13
Cross Timbers Invaders Fort Worth, TX 2012-09-29 9
Voyager Houston, TX 2012-09-15 12
Fort Bend Master Invaders Rosenberg, TX 2012-07-28 26
Voyager Corpus Christi, TX 2012-06-21 8
Voyager Corpus Christi, TX 2012-06-18 5
Voyager Austin, TX 2012-06-16 63
Red Raider Invaders Junction, TX 2012-06-09 15
Mid Coast Invaders Rockport, TX 2012-05-19 21
Cradle of Texas Invaders Angleton, TX 2012-05-17 23
Piney Wood Lakes Livingston, TX 2012-05-12 17
Blackland Prairies Invaders Dallas, TX 2012-05-05 17
Blackland Prairies Invaders Dallas, TX 2012-04-17 16
National Forests and Grasslands Jasper, TX 2012-04-13 26
Big Bend Invaders Big Bend National Park, TX 2012-04-12 21
National Forests and Grasslands Livingston, TX 2012-03-23 22
Balcones Invaders Boerne, TX 2012-02-25 15
Heartwood Invaders Spring, TX 2012-02-25 24
Hill Country Invaders Hunt, TX 2011-10-23 34
Houston-Galveston Invaders Houston, TX 2011-10-01 31
Houston-Galveston Invaders Houston, TX 2011-09-24 39
National Forests and Grasslands Lufkin, TX 2011-09-23 0
Cross Timbers Invaders Ft. Worth, TX 2011-07-01 36
Comal County Invaders New Braunfels, TX 2011-05-21 26
Pineywoods Invaders Jasper, TX 2011-04-16 0
Balcones Invaders San Antonio, TX 2011-04-02 0
Pineywoods Invaders Jasper, TX 2011-04-02 0
Gideon Lincecum Invaders Round Top, TX 2011-03-26 0
Hays County Invaders San Marcos, TX 2011-02-26 30
Heart of Texas Invaders Waco, TX 2011-01-22 15
Lost Pines Invaders Bastrop, TX 2010-11-20 36
Balcones Invaders San Antonio, TX 2010-09-25 0
TPWD - Region 8 Sulpher Springs, TX 2010-09-22 0
Balcones Invaders Boerne, TX 2010-09-18 0
Blackland Prairies Invaders McKinney, TX 2010-08-28 7
Piney Wood Lakes Livingston, TX 2010-07-14 0
Texas High School Invaders Corpus Christi, TX 2010-06-22 61
Texas High School Invaders Corpus Christi, TX 2010-06-15 0
Hill Country Invaders Kerrville, TX 2010-05-22 0
Houston-Galveston Invaders Houston, TX 2010-05-15 0
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2010-05-01 0
Balcones Invaders Boerne, TX 2010-04-17 0
Cypress Basin Invaders Karnack, TX 2010-04-10 10
El Camino Real Invaders Cameron, TX 2010-03-27 10
San Antonio Invaders Helotes, TX 2010-02-27 15
Pineywoods Invaders Jasper, TX 2010-01-23 0
Hornaday Invaders Austin, TX 2009-12-12 0
Pineywoods Invaders Lufkin, TX 2009-10-24 19
Comal County Invaders New Braunfels, TX 2009-10-17 26
Rolling Plains Invaders Wichita Falls, TX 2009-09-19 9
High Plains Invaders Amarillo, TX 2009-08-22 5
Moody High School Corpus Christi, TX 2009-08-13 0
San Antonio Invaders San Antonio, TX 2009-06-06 22
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2009-05-30 29
Rio Grande Valley Invaders Weslaco, TX 2009-04-18 16
Pineywoods Invaders Kellyville, TX 2009-04-04 28
Blackland Prairies Invaders Dallas, TX 2009-03-28 0
Llano Estacado Invaders Midland, TX 2009-02-21 8
Cradle of Texas Invaders Angelton, TX 2009-01-24 11
Highland Lake Invaders Burnet, TX 2008-11-15 8
San Antonio Invaders San Antonio, TX 2008-11-01 22
Tierra Grande Invaders Alpine, TX 2008-08-23 19
Capital Area Invaders Austin, TX 2008-06-06 24
Cross Timbers Invaders Fort Worth, TX 2007-11-30 30
Cross Timbers Invaders Glen Rose, TX 2007-11-29 48
City of Austin Invaders Austin, TX 2007-09-08 30
Heart of Texas Invaders Waco, TX 2007-06-02 0
Houston-Galveston Invaders Houston, TX 2007-05-18 0
Rio Grande Valley Invaders Brownsville, TX 2007-03-24 30
Cross Timbers Invaders Fort Worth, TX 2006-11-13 25
Trans-Pecos Invaders El Paso, TX 2006-10-07 5
Tierra Grande Invaders Fort Davis, TX 2006-10-03 13
Houston-Galveston Invaders Houston, TX 2006-09-25 23
Pineywoods Invaders Lufkin, TX 2006-08-26 19
Mid Coast Invaders Rockport, TX 2006-08-19 31
Hill Country Invaders Kerrville, TX 2006-07-29 38
Travis County Invaders Austin, TX 2005-06-06 19


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