Soil Invertebrates – Getting to Know the Life in Soil

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Date(s) - Thu Apr 1, 2021
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm


This is a Xerces Society event.

Please join Stephanie Frischie and Jennifer Hopwood of Xerces Society to learn more about the amazing life in our soils. Healthy, living soil and its functions are created and maintained by fungi, bacteria, plants and by invertebrate animals as diverse as annelids, springtails, and firefly larvae, among others. Soil invertebrates are fundamental to soil health and create soil structure, cycle organic matter, consume weed seeds and predate crop pests. This workshop will familiarize participants with common soil invertebrates, their ecology and roles in soil health, scouting methods, and management strategies to increase beneficial soil animal populations.

This webinar will be recorded and available on our YouTube channel. Closed Captioning will be available during this webinar.

Click here for more information and to register.