Zegmale Planning Region (ZPR) partner is organizing a webinar in Latvia, on 9th of June under the topic “The range of invasive alien species in Latvia is becoming wider: what to do?”.

The webinar includes a presentation of INVALIS project from Evija Erkske, Project Manager of ZPR, as well as a presentation of the “Management of IAS in ways that reduce soci-economic risks” from Brigita Laime, Researcher and Assistant professor at the faculty of Biology-University of Latvia.

Also, a presentation on the “Public administration policy in the management of invasive species” is scheduled to be held from Mara Melnbarde, Senior expert at the Species and Habitats Protection Division of the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development.

Finally, the webinar will close with a presentation on the “Public involvement in the identification and reporting of invasive species”, from Ilze Priedniece, Project Manager of Latvian Fund for Nature.