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Invasive Plants? (7.5 Hours)

Explore the nuanced world of 'invasive' plants and their misunderstood benefits. From Miscanthus grass highlighting soil degradation to the medicinal value of Japanese knotweed, this class delves into the reasons behind plant proliferation, their potential advantages, and our role in their spread. Discuss the impact of weather, soil quality, and development. Includes initial sessions at YLC and a site visit. Uncover a new perspective on the natural world.