2023 11th ANNUAL PHILADELPHIAPOISON IVY CONFERENCE
Tuesday, March 14 2023Poison Sumac Field Study
7:45am: Attendees from PA will gather at Starbucks – 4600 City Line Avenue, Phila., PA 19131 and travel together to join withparticipants in New Jersey
10:00am: New Jersey attendees will gather at Double Trouble State Park
10:15am-4:00pm Poison Sumac Field Study, Double Trouble State Park – 581 Pinewald Keswick Road, Bayville, New Jersey
We will identify, observe, and examine poison sumac plants and study the root system of one specimen.
End of Poison Sumac Field Study at Double Trouble State Park
Return to the Windjammer Motel for other activities.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023Presentations of Poison Ivy Findings
8:00am Gather in the motel lobby, breakfast at a local business
10:00am-4:00 pm Current Poison Ivy Findings Lecture Presented by Dr. John Jelesko and other presenters
Thursday, March 16, 2023Field Study at the Site that Launched the Modern Poison Ivy Age
8:00am We will gather and get a light breakfast at a nearby business.
10:00 am We will drive to Island Beach State Park and proceed to the Nature Center for orientation.
We will examine 8 miles of uninterrupted poison ivygrowth within natural vegetation, as we walk the paths of the dunes.
Conference ends at 1:00pm