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'Design for Habitat' - 26th Annual Natural Landscape Seminar hosted by The WPPC

Dates: Now - February 24, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 3:45 pm

Category: Educational
Location: McHenry County College, 8900 Highway 14 | Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Phone: (815) 342-5146
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'Design for Habitat' - 26th Annual Natural Landscape Seminar hosted by The WPPC

Join your fellow gardeners and wildlife enthusiasts for The Wildflower Preservation and Propagation Committee of McHenry County's 26th annual Natural Landscape Seminar -- "Design for Habitat" featuring:

"Habitat Makeover: Assessing Residential Landscapes for Habitat Value" Andy Stahr, Professional Landscape Architect, Principal at ecology+vision, llc

"The American Garden — A Life or Death Situation" -- Neil Diboll, Prairie Ecologist, Landscape Designer, President of Prairie Nursery, Inc.

"Endangered Beauty" A slide presentation by photographer Carol Freeman

"Bees of the Midwest: An intro to Native Bees and How to Attract Them" -- Robert Jean, PhD, Senior Entomologist for Environmental Solutions & Innovations, Inc.

"Making an Attractive Native Garden: Design Precepts & Principles" -- Trish Beckjord, Registered Landscape Architect

Between sessions browse exhibits featuring native gardening services, products, garden art and books; or network with green or brown thumbs like yourself.

Download the mail-in registration form at For more information, contact Jeanine Dammann at (815) 342-5146 or

The WPPC is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting native species through preservation, propagation, and education.

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