Hartford Fair, Cover Crops Fly On, River Round Up & More - LCSWCD E-News


July 21, 2016

CONSERVATION NOTES NEWSLETTER:  Our latest newsletter is available on our website.

HARTFORD FAIR NATURAL RESOURCES AREA:  Join us daily for programs and competitions, August 7-13, or just stop by for a relaxing break from the busy main fairgrounds.

STREAM TEAM:  Join our team of water quality monitors 6-8p, Wednesday, August 31, at the Licking Park District’s Riverview Preserve, 375 Ohio Street, Newark, Ohio 43055.  After training, adopt a local stream of your choice.

RIVER ROUND UP: Register for this awesome river and stream trash cleanup on Saturday, September 10. 

COVER CROP FLY ON PROGRAM:  Flying on seed is an option for establishing a cover crop after soybeans.  
Monday, August 15 is the deadline to sign up for aerial application of cover crops.  Licking SWCD will buy seed in bulk and pass the savings on to the producer.  Contact Chodd Armfelt, choddarmfelt@lickingswcd.com or 740-670-5330, for pricing and details.

BOARD ELECTIONS:  The Licking Soil & Water Board Nominating Committee is seeking qualified candidates to run for the Board of Supervisors.  Interested individuals should contact Licking Soil & Water, regarding the duties and responsibilities of Board members.  The deadline for submitting an application for the 2016 Board of Supervisors election is September 15, 2016.


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:  Help us with education programs, events, demo garden tasks and in-office assistance.  For more information about volunteer opportunities, contact Denise Natoli Brooks, 740-670-5330, or denisebrooks@lickingswcd.com.

PARTNER PROGRAMS & EVENTS:
--Bird Banding Demonstration, Infirmary Mound Park, Sunday, July 24
--Stormwater Consortium Meeting, Wednesday, August 3
--South Licking Watershed Conservancy District Meeting, Tuesday, August 16
--Licking Land Trust Farm-to-Fork Tasting & Silent Auction, Friday, August 19
--Full Moon Hike, Ride & Gathering, Taft Reserve, Saturday, August 20
--Licking Co Farm Bureau Summer Harvest Dinner, Saturday, August 27
--Licking Co Farm Bureau Annual Meeting, Wednesday, September 7
--Licking County River Round Up, Saturday, September 10


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Thank you for your support of natural resources conservation.

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