Please visit the current UMISC 2016 website here.
The 2014 Upper Midwest Invasive Species Conference was held in scenic Duluth, Minnesota on October 20-22, 2014 at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center to exchange information on all invasive aquatic and terrestrial plant, animal, insect and pathogen species.
The goal of UMISC is to strengthen management of invasive species, especially prevention, control, and containment. Expected audience includes: researchers, land managers, natural resource professionals, university personnel, landscape and nursery professionals, agriculture and forestry employees, environmental specialists, lake association members, land owners, government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and anyone interested in managing the spread of invasive species in the Upper Midwest.
Conference Hosts are the Invasive Plants Association of Wisconsin, Midwest Invasive Plant Network, Minnesota Invasive Species Advisory Council, and the Wisconsin Invasive Species Council.
Attendees will include:
Presentations from the previous conference in 2012 are available here.