The Androscoggin Valley Soil and Water Conservation District (AVSWCD) and KELT have scheduled three workshops with a focus on finding solutions to clam flat closures and restoration. These workshops were funded by a grant from the Maine Coastal Program. The third workshop is:
When: April 17th @6pm to 9pm
Where: Bath City Hall on Front Street
The workshop is focused on the management practices and aid available to protect and manage water on farms. Topics and speakers include:
- Practice Benefits and Programming Available with USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service: Jim Johnson/Paul Carmichael
- Storage Designs and the Benefits with USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service: Candi Gilpatric
- Nutrient Management Law and Regulations with Maine Department Agriculture, Forestry and Conservation: Mark Hedrich
- Farm-A-Syst Assessment Tool with Androscoggin Valley Soil and Water Conservation District: Susan Gammon
The cost is $6 per person for registrations received by April 15th. After April 15th, the cost is $9 per person.
Seating is limited; so get your registration in ASAP. With Questions, contact: Jane Heikkinen at firstname.lastname@example.org or 207-753-9400 ext 400. Make check payable to: Androscoggin Valley SWCD and mail to: 254 Goddard Road, Lewiston, Me 04240. Storm Date will be following week, April 24.