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Educational Meeting – Invasive Air Potato Vine
May 21 @ 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Friends of the Chassahowitzka River invites the public to our monthly educational meeting Tuesday, May 21, 7 pm. Our meeting will address the Florida state program for the control of the invasive Air Potato vine, with a focus on the problem and efforts to control it in Chassahowitzka where it has been spreading and threatening our natural systems. Air Potato displaces native species, has been listed as one of Florida’s most invasive plant species, and is on the Florida Noxious Weed List. Our speaker will be Elise Schuchman with the Air Potato Biocontrol program, Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services. Meetings are at the Chassahowitzka Community Center, 10300 S Riviera Dr, Homosassa FL 34448