Patoka Lake Hosts Invasive Species Roundup

Patoka Lake is hosting an invasive species roundup on Saturday, June 26 from 9 to 11 a.m.

The event will focus on eliminating two invasive shrubs, autumn olive and multiflora rose, from around the Nature Center. Training in plant identification will take place at the beginning of the event. Volunteers should plan to bring thick gloves for protection from thorns and hand-held trimming tools if they have them. Property staff will have some trimming tools available while supplies last. 

Advance registration is available for groups by calling the Nature Center at 812-685-2447.

Patoka Lake ( is at 3084 N Dillard Road, Birdseye, IN 47513.

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