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Healthy Hedges Presentation


Healthy Hedges Presentation

Wednesday, September 28

6:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Lake Bluff Community Room



Learn about the Lake County Forest Preserves’ efforts to eliminate buckthorn during a free Healthy Hedges program at the Lake Bluff Community Room, 45 E. Center Ave. in Lake Bluff, 60044.

Join Forest Preserve Commissioners Sandy Hart and Paras Parekh and Forest Preserve staff to learn about the impacts of European buckthorn on local ecosystems and how to manage this invasive shrub in your home landscape.

We will share best practices for buckthorn removal and suggest great replacement plants. Let us inspire you to join the movement toward a healthier Lake County.

🔍 Learn more about buckthorn:

🌳 #TheBuckthornStopsHere

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