September 29, 2023-
Gold Hall Community Center
This workshop will focus on east Texas watersheds and many local efforts to improve water quality. Topics covered will include basic watershed function, water quality, and voluntary best-management practices minimize bacterial contamination originating from grazing livestock and wild pigs.
The free workshop will run from 8:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with lunch provided. Three Texas Department of Agriculture continuing education credits for pesticide applicators are available in the Integrated Pest Management. In addition, Advance Training credits will be offered to Master Naturalist. RSVP by September 25 to one of the hosting counties AgriLife Extension offices.
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The workshop will include a discussion on watershed systems, along with types and sources of water pollution. There also will be a group discussion on community-driven watershed protection and management and an overview of water quality as it relates to watershed management at the local level.