Monday, January 26, 2009

February Is WNC Clean Streams Month

WNC Clean Streams is a collaborative effort between Cooperative Extension agents in the region with the common goal of providing educational programs dedicated to environmental stewardship.

Events are planned to highlight the importance of protecting and conserving our local and regional water sources.

There are many great events planned for commercial growers, homeowner and contractors, developers and designers including:
  • Water-wise gardening
  • Rain barrel sales
  • Landscape irrigation and rain-harvesting
  • Sediment and erosion control
  • Stream restoration
Plus much more!

There will also be special sessions at the Winter Vegetable Conference in Asheville on 18-19 February including:
  • Pesticide spills and clean-up and
  • Drip application of pesticides for insect control

Be a part of this View, Download or Print the Brochure! Spread it far and wide.