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Landscaping For Water Quality [Online] RESCHEDULED

Wed, 11/03/2021 to Thu, 11/04/2021
8:00am - 2:00pm

IMPORTANT UPDATE:

Unfortunately, we did not reach the registration numbers for the Spring 2021 Landscaping for Water Quality workshop that we had hoped.

This workshop has been rescheduled for November 3-4, 2021.

We apologize for any inconvenience this has caused and we look forward to seeing you at our Fall Landscaping for Water Quality Workshop.

If you have any registration questions, please direct them to michelle.lemos@unh.edu

-Julia and the Landscaping for Water Quality 2021 Planning Team

 

About the Event

Participants will learn how to use ecological concepts and landscape features such as rain gardens, vegetative buffers, and other green infrastructure to protect lakes, rivers, streams and bays. Instructors are from universities, university centers, university extension, environmental agencies, municipalities, and private enterprise. Thanks to all of our sponsors!

Who Should Attend?

This program is designed for landscapers and others who develop, maintain, or preserve properties in and around central, southern, NH, including:  

  •  Landscape designers, contractors and maintenance professionals, and those who hire them
  •  Members of watershed groups, conservation commissions, and organizations and agencies who want to learn about ecological approaches to landscaping
  •  Municipal staff and contractors involved in landscaping, land care and development
  •  Students in environment or landscape focused programs

A digital copy of "Landscaping at the Water's Edge" is available here.

Pesticide credits will be available, pending state approval. Resertification credit for the New Hampshire Certified Landscape Professionals Program will also be available through the NHLA.

Sponsored by: UNH Extension, NH Department of Environmental Services, NH Landscape Association, NH Sea Grant, NH Soak Up the Rain, and Town of Derry.

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