This webinar provided an overview of integrated vegetation management (IVM), the benefits to species and habitat that IVM can provide and considerations for communicating the benefits of IVM. The information presented included details on how IVM got started, who uses IVM and common practices. In discussing the benefits of IVM, the webinar covered cost savings, safety, risk management and conservation. The webinar also covered how IVM can be leveraged to gain public acceptance of your vegetation management program and how to communicate IVM with the public.
This webinar covered:
A high level overview of integrated vegetation management (IVM)
The benefits of IVM to species/habitat
Tools for communicating the benefits of IVM and herbicide application.
Wildlife Habitat Council’s Project Guidances, in the areas of habitat, species management, and education and awareness, detail how to start projects and include ways to communicate plans with stakeholders.