How to Support Pollinators in Northern New Mexico – Alcalde, NM
September 24th, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:30 PM
NMSU Sustainable Agriculture Science Center
Join us at the NMSU Sustainable Agriculture Science Center for an interactive workshop that will guide participants through the observation, identification, and ecology of pollinators. Emily May, Pollinator Conservation Specialist with the Xerces Society, and Adrienne Rosenberg of NMSU Sustainable Agriculture Science Center will be discussing topics including pollinator habitat needs, environmental stressors, community science opportunities for pollinator monitoring, and how to create more high value habitat for pollinators in northern New Mexico. The workshop will include a field tour of wildflower mixes being tested at the Science Center for attracting and supporting pollinators. Don Martinez of NMSU Cooperative Extension Service, Rio Arriba County will facilitate the workshop. The workshop has a $5 participation fee and pre-registration (by September 23rd) is required. Light refreshments will be provided.
To register, please contact Jaime Taylor at the Rio Arriba County Extension Office at (505) 685-4523.