• Green Living Day

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    Name: Green Living Day
    Date: April 6, 2019
    Time: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM PDT
    Event Description:
    Green Living Day is a full day free event created in partnership with GreenACTnv and the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension at The Nature Conservancy's River Fork Ranch Preserve.

    10:00-10:45 – Start a Learning Garden at a School Near You
    Joan Neuffer, Leadership Douglas County Project Coordinator & Lauren O’Neill, GES Resource Teacher

    11:00-11:45 – Soil Satisfaction! A Dive into Nevada Soil Health Farmer Craig Witt Chief Soil Scientist, Full Circle Soils & Compost

    11:45-12:15 – Lunch (Food trucks available from 11:30-1:00 pm)

    12:15-1:00 – Agrihoods: Growing a Community Around Agriculture
    Jack Jacobs, Douglas County Economic Vitality Co-Champion on Agrihoods

    1:15-2:00 – Local Flood Issues on Alluvial Plains
    John Cobourn, Retired Water Quality Specialist from UNR Cooperative Extension

    2:15-3:00 – Constructed Wetland Sewer Systems
    Ed Kleiner, Owner/Operator of the first Residential Constructed Wetland Sewer System (19 years)

    People are welcome to come for any or all of the presentations! For more information, go to: http://greenactnv.org/
    The Nature Conservancy's River Fork Ranch Preserve
    381 Genoa Lane
    Minden, NV  89423
    Date/Time Information:
    Saturday, April 6, 2019
    10am - 3pm
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    Free event!
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