Calendar of Events
July 28-August 1
CEER—Conference on Ecological and Ecosystem Restoration: Elevating the Science and Practice of Restoration. The 2014 Conference will be held at Hilton Riverside in New Orleans, LA, a fitting locale as the Gulf Coast ecosystem continues to recover from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. Hilton Riverside, www.conference.ifas.ufl.edu/CEER2014/index.html
NHLA Twilight Meeting, View the daylily selections at Harmon Hill Farm, 49 Ledge Rd, Hudson NH, 6-8 pm. Carl Harmon will speak with us about the attributes of using daylilies in the commercial and residential landscapes and on plant requirements, as well as give a clump dividing demonstration. Since the season is running a little late, you are likely to see the gardens in full bloom, with over 3,000 varieties. Refreshments and light snacks provided. Directions at the Harmon Hill website: www.harmonhillfram.com. Please RSVP with Jon Batson, email@example.com.
Found Well Farm (FWF): Native Plant Nursery with Permaculture Roots (Rain Date August 4th), 4:00-6:00pm, Pembroke, NH. FWF is a permaculture farm and nursery that specializes in native landscape perennials and shrubs as well as certified organic vegetable seedlings. Register at www.ecolandscaping.org/events/
“Tracking Ospreys from NH to South America,” Nature Talk Series, Loon Preservation Committee, 83 Lee’s Mill Road, Moultonborough. Iain MacLeod will describe Project Osprey Track, a multi-year project using GPS trackers to follow ospreys from their nests in NH to their wintering grounds in South America. MacLeod is Executive Director of the Squam Lakes Natural Science Center. www.loon.org/
Mass NOFA Summer Conference, UMASS, Amherst, MA, www.nofasummerconference.org
“Who’s Watching You? Owls of the World,” Nature Talk Series, Loon Preservation Committee,183 Lee’s Mill Road, Moultonborough. Join naturalist Marcia Wilson and photographer Mark Wilson in sharing their passion for owls! “Who’s Watching You? Owls of the World” will introduce you to the owls of New England and beyond. www.loon.org/
NHLA Golf Tournament: NHLA is happy to announce we will be holding our first golf tournament at Candia Woods Country Club on August 20, 2014. The day’s events will include 18 holes of golf, the opportunity to participate in contests and raffles, and a dinner hosted at the Candia Woods Club House. There are also excellent sponsorship opportunities. Click on the following links for more information.
Golf Tourney Letter | Sponsorship Form | Golfers Registration Form
NHLA Twilight Meeting at a Certified Erosion Control stream restoration project, Hanover, NH. Visit the Girl Brook Stream Restoration projecct and learn about planning, monitoring, and installing erosion, sediment control, and stabilization projects in a timely and cost effective manner. 5:00 pm. More details.
NHCLP Field Trip. Details
Northeast Greenhouse Conference & Expo, Mass Mutual Center, Springfield, MA. Exhibit booths are available; reserve your space by July 1st to save! As an exhibitor at the Northeast Greenhouse Conference & Expo, you'll make connections with over 1,000 attendees from the Northeast and Canada. This is an opportunity to showcase your products, services or equipment. For more information and to reserve your booth, go to: www.negreenhouse.org.