DO TO THE LACK OF FUNDING FOR THE BCK CISMA, KCD WILL NO LONGER HAVE AN INVASIVE OUTREACH EDUCATOR - WE SINCERELY APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY LEAD TO.
FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE PLEASE CONTACT THE
BCK CISMA at:
Barry Conservation District
The Cooperative Invasive Species Management Area (CISMA). Barry, Calhoun & Kalamazoo (BCK) Counties are in a statewide effort for more effective management of and education about invasive plants and animals through regional community-based collaborations. Thanks to a recent grant award from the Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program and support from the MDNR, this three county CISMA is possible.
The grant holder (Kalamazoo Nature Center) will house a CISMA invasive strike team to survey, prioritize, and treat the invasive speceis outbreaks of greatest concern. Education will completely free of charge and participation in the CISMA management plan is open to the public.
If you would like to join statewide efforts of the CISMA, have an educator give a workshop to your group, or learn more, Please contact the Barry Conservation District.
For more information about this and other CISMA's, or to report sightings of invasive species, please visit www.michiganinvasives.org
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
Because we are a field office, please call BEFORE your visit
Connect with us on Facebook to learn about upcoming projects and volunteer opportunities.