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AT22-327 Llano River Riparian Woodlands
September 10 @ 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM$10.00
Event Title: AT22-327 Llano River Riparian Woodlands
VMS-AT: AT: Hill Country Chapter Other Approved Training (Enter AT#, Class Title as posted, Location, and Presenter)
TX Water Specialist use AT:
TX Waters Certification Training (Enter AT#, Class Title as posted, Location, and Presenter)
Comments: AT22-327 Llano River Riparian Woodlands, Junction, Presenter: Steve Nelle (AT=4h)
Event Date: 9/10/2022
Event Time: 8:30a-12:30p
Have you noticed we’re losing the Llano River riparian woodlands little by little? Learn what’s impacting these irreplaceable woodlands and what can be done.
Learn or review the introductory principles of a healthy riparian, including the plants and land management practices that create a functioning riparian, providing values to all.
8:30-10:00 Indoor presentation covering the introductory principles of a healthy riparian and the impact of Axis deer at the Llano River Field Station, TTU Center Junction.
10:00-12:30 Field Trip to the South Llano River State Park with three stops.
- Observation of the park’s healthy and functioning riparian along the river, and the vegetation.
- 3/4 mile walk through the park’s riparian woodlands to see the impact of Axis deer and a history of various exclosure projects.
Identification of woodland vegetation, as well as the non-native Mexican Needle grass.
- 1/4 mile walk to see 27 year-old exclosure and the story it tells.
Register @: Go to https://www.llanoriver.org/ for form and to register online or by mail.
Llano River Field Station
Texas Tech University Center
254 Red Raider Lane
Llano River Watershed Alliance