February 02, 2022

Invasive Species Forum – An innovative approach to protect the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River from invasive species

On February 1, Mike Piskur spoke at the Invasive Species Forum about an innovative project to create an outcomes-based financing structure for the management and control of Phragmites, an invasive weed that is present across the Great Lakes St. Lawrence region.

Moderator:
• Michael Rogers, Invasive Species Centre
Speakers:
• Mike Piskur, Great Lakes St. Lawrence Governors & Premiers
• Ben Cohen, Quantified Ventures
• Amanda Roe, Natural Resources Canada
• Phillip Haubrock, Senckenberg Research Institute and Natural History Museum Frankfurt
• Sarah Rang, Invasive Species Centre

The session recording is available here: Session 1-B: Risks, impacts, and innovative solutions – YouTube