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Monthly Meeting – January 2020

January 15, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Monthly meeting of the Association.

Agenda:

  1.  Welcome
  2.  Beginners’ Corner
  3. Guest Speaker: Core Enviro Solutions
  4.  Supper and networking

Main Presentation Overview

About CoreEnviro Solutions

Pest & Weed Management

CoreEnviro Solutions specialises in noxious/invasive, Environmental, Agricultural, Horticultural and Aquatic Pest and Weed Management & Consulting Services.

CoreEnviro Solutions specialises in the following areas:

  • Provide environmental weed control in high conservation areas in and around the Australian Capital Territory. This is to ensure the native flora and fauna are protected from invasive weeds,
  • Rabbit, Fox & Feral Cat Management Plans,
  • Maintaining the European Wasp Hotline, and
  • European wasp baiting & treatment programs.

With a career spanning over 20 years, CoreEnviro Solutions are industry leaders in all aspects of Pest & Weed Management. Our Pest & Weed Technicians are certified and experienced in pest & weed management. We pride ourselves in protecting the environment against invasive species.

eWasp (European Wasp Hotline)

The eWasp Hotline is an advice and reporting service. CoreEnviro Solutions main objective is to save our native species. We are committed to educating the public on invasive and beneficial species. Through the Hotline, we believe we have saved numerous native species by educating the public on invasive and beneficial native species.

The eWasp Hotline is open Australia wide and with the support of communities, we will endeavour to reduce the number of European wasps in and around suburban areas.

Check out eWasp on Facebook and Twitter.

Presentation Information

The presentation will include the following:

  • eWasp Identification 
  • Life cycle of eWasp
  • Nest, size, super nests and nest habitat,
  • Impact on the environment
  • Impact on bees
  • Impact on humans
  • Stats
  • First aid
  • Asian paper wasps
  • Native paper wasps
  • Mud wasps
  • Hoverfly
  • Bull ants
  • About eWasp and the hotline
  • Website and mobile app.

On display we will have one super eWasp nest, a couple of other nest and specimens.

Note venue is Yowani Country Club.

Details

Date:
January 15, 2020
Time:
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Categories:
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Organiser

Canberra Region Beekeepers

Venue

Yowani Country Club
455 Northbourne Avenue
LYNEHAM, ACT 2602
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Phone:
02 6241 3377