Where and How to Recycle Pesticide Containers in Your State

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The AC Container Recycling Council offers information on where and how to recycle pesticide containers across the U.S.

Recycling could be as simple as a phone call to your area ACRC Contractor. In most cases, there is no collection fee for growers and commercial applicators. In some cases where there are too few containers, an on-site fee may be charged.

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Basic Calibrations of Basal Bark Applications with Ester-Based Triclopyr in Oil Carrier

Basic Calibrations of Basal Bark Applications with Ester-Based Triclopyr in Oil Carrier

New extension publication on triclopyr basal bark calibrations explains how to utilize calibration techniques for delivering reliable herbicidal doses to individual plant stems to ensure that efficient applications are administered within the maximum allowable use rate. From University of Hawai’i at Mānoa.

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Training Video: Best Management Practices for Preventing the Spread of Invasive Plants

2013 by California Invasive Plant Council
42 minutes, $10 (plus tax and shipping)
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Listen to 2-minute trailer

Best Management Practices for Preventing the Spread of Invasive Plants is a 42-minute training video designed for land managers and those who manage road or utility corridors, which can be key pathways for the spread of invasive plants. The video summarizes key content from our BMP manuals on the same topic. We cover ways to prevent the movement of invasive plant propagules, the importance of minimizing soil and vegetation disturbance, the need to incorporate prevention practices into project planning, and how promoting awareness within our organization can enhance prevention.

Presenters:

  • Mark Newhouser, Sonoma Ecology Center
  • Ken Murray, Caltrans Maintenance Division
  • Scott Dowlan, Caltrans Landscape Arhitecture
  • Garret Dickman, Yosemite National Park
  • Steve Hallmark, Sacramento Municipal Utility District
  • Janet Klein and Andrea Williams, Marin Municipal Water District
  • Bruce Delgado, Bureau of Land Management

To order a copy

All books, brochures, and CD-ROMs may be ordered online through the Cal-IPC shop, by printing the order form or by calling us at 510-843-3902. Please make checks payable to Cal-IPC and mail to: Cal-IPC, 1442-A Walnut St. #462, Berkeley, CA 94709.

USFWS – Online training modules for refuge staff

USFWS – Online training modules for refuge staff

The learning modules present science-based concepts and principles integral to understanding management, and illustrating practices implemented by the Refuge System and other land management entities, and provide a basic foundation from which to build knowledge about invasive plant management. More in-depth information of module topics can be acquired by exploring the provided references and resources.

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