Landscaping for Pollinators
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Wednesday, November 15, 2023
10:00 am – 12:00 pm CST
Presented by: Andony Melathopoulos
- Recognizing common pollinators
- Training your eye to see pollinator diversity, as a first step to planning a robust pollinator landscape
- Ten principles for landscaping for pollinators
- General principles to anchor any landscape design
- Tying things together in landscape design
- Managing pests and weeds to promote pollinators
- Identifying red-flag pollinator plants and substitutes of equal value to pollinators
- Reading pesticide labels in order to identify treatments of high-risk to pollinators
- Case studies
- Examples of exemplary pollinator landscapes
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2.0 HSW CE Hours
2.0 HSW CE Hours
2.0 HSW PDHs*
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Andony MelathopoulosAssistant Professor – Pollinator Health Extension, Oregon State University
Mr. Melathopoulos is an Assistant Professor in Pollinator Health Extension in the Department of Horticulture at Oregon State University, which was the first such position in the United States. He also sits on the Steering Committee of the Oregon Bee Project, which coordinates pollinator health work across state agencies, leads the Oregon Bee Atlas and hosts a weekly podcast called PolliNation. In 2018 Andony was recognized with the national Pollinator Advocate award by the North American Pollinator Protection Campaign.
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Course Title: Landscaping for Pollinators
Delivery Method: Live Online
Course Description: This course explores the role of pollinators in the ecosystem and examines common pollinator identification, the ten principles for landscaping for pollinators, and managing pests and weeds to promote pollinators.
Learning Objective 1:
Learners will be able to discuss the vital contribution pollinators make in ecosystem and human survival through food production.
Learning Objective 2:
Learners will be able to identify common pollinators on sites, as a first step to developing a robust pollinator landscape.
Learning Objective 3:
Learners will be able to apply the ten principles for developing and achieving a successful pollinator landscape.
Learning Objective 4:
Learners will be able be evaluate and formulate strategies for managing pests and weeds to achieve a pollinator landscape.
LUs: 2.0 LU Type: LU|HSWs.
Prerequisites: Familiarity with landscaping practices
Advance Preparation: None
Program Level: Intermediate
Course Expiration Date: 09/07/2026
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