City of Kelowna Parks Fall Field Day 2014 - Updated with CEC Points

14.08.12-city.of.kelowna.logoParks Services, City of Kelowna invites you to join us in a day of networking and presentations from specialists in Irrigation, Turf, Arboriculture and Horticulture. Come and share best practices and challenges with colleagues in your field.

September 19, 2014
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Mission Recreation Park
3975 Gordon Drive

CLICK HERE for the day's agenda.


Shauna Lee Burnell, BA, CID, CLIA
Brad Burnell, and BBA, CID, CLIA
WaterKind Irrigation Consulting
Topic: Irrigation Efficiency Programs

Kim Mussenden
Regional District of Central Okanagan
Topic: Invasive Species - Weed Identification

James Littley
Okanagan Basin Water Board
Topic: Invasive Species: Don’t Move a Mussel - Understanding the threat of zebra and quagga mussels

Elana Westers
Permaculture Educator and Designer
Central Okanagan Food Policy Council
Topic: Food Forestry

Ian Wilson
Certified Arborist, RPF
City of Kelowna Park Services
Topic: Tree Risk Assessment: An Introduction to Recognizing Tree Hazards

Field Sessions

Gwen Steele
Executive Director
Okanagan Xeriscape Association
Garden Design and Xeriscape in the unH2O Garden

Thor Clausen
Bartlett Tree Experts
Root Invigoration

Dennis Ingram
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Wildlife Control – Goose Management

City of Kelowna Turf Crew Sports Field Maintenance Program and Practices

CEC's Approved:

Irrigation Efficiency Programs, Shauna Burnell 1.0 IPM

Invasive Species – Don’t Move a Mussel, James Littley 1.0 IPM

Root Invigoration, Jeanette Merrick 1.0 IPM

Goose Management, Dennis Ingram 1.0 IPM


Please Register by Friday, August 29, 2014
Call 250-469-8811, Mon-Fri: 9am-4pm
Program number: 139100
$35 registration fee includes lunch & snacks Parks Fall Field Day 2014