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Join Broward County Parks and Recreation Division, the United States Department of Agriculture - Agricultural Research Service, the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission, and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services for the release of air potato leaf beetles at Long Key Natural Area & Nature Center. This event is to highlight the introduction of the air potato leaf beetle into the South Florida area with the purpose of combatting the growth of the non-native and invasive air potato plant.

This event is open to the public and will take place on Friday, September 21, 2012, at 10 a.m. at:

Long Key Natural Area & Nature Center
3501 S.W 130th Ave.
Davie, FL 33330
954-357-8797

Again, please join us for this event and learn about this new and innovative program.