Articles from: March 3, 2017

Watershed Water Quality Training for Hickory Creek Residents

nb_watershed-flowers-1187881-adjA Texas Watershed Steward workshop on water quality related to the Hickory Creek watershed will be held from 1 to 5 p.m., March 8, at the Denton County Elections Administration Building, presented by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board, in cooperation with the city of Denton. Light refreshments will be provided.

Michael Kuitu, AgriLife Extension program specialist and coordinator for the Texas Watershed Steward program, College Station, states, “This workshop is designed to assist watershed residents who want to help improve and protect their water resources by becoming involved in Hickory Creek watershed protection and management activities.”

The workshop includes a discussion of watershed systems, types and sources of water pollution, and ways to improve and protect water quality. There also will be a group discussion on community-driven watershed protection and management.

Admission is free. Location: 701 Kimberly Dr., Denton. Pre-register at tws.tamu.edu.

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