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Pond Construction and Maintenance - CANCELED

Date: April 28, 2020
Time: 8:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Location: Farmington, Farmington Municipal Building, 153 Farmington Falls Rd

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Contact: Rosetta White 207-778-4279

Course Sponsor: Franklin County Soil & Water Conservation District

This workshop is intended to help with planning, designing and construction of a pond with a heavy emphasis on maintaining an existing pond and its health. The workshop will cover topics such as pond design, constructions, maintenance, location, sizing, troubleshooting, best management practices, pond chemistry, pond and riparian habitat features, fish stocking and DEP permitting. Instructors for the workshop are Candi Gilpatric, Natural Resources Conservation Service engineer; Bobby van Riper, retired IF&W fisheries biologist; and Dustin Dorr, DEP Biologist.

This class will allow anyone needing DEP Erosion Control re-certification credits to extend their license for three years. To register for the Pond Construction Workshop, please complete the registration form and return it with payment to FCSWCD by April 15th for a discount: FCSWCD, 107 Park St., Farmington, ME 04938. For questions contact: Rosetta White at 207-778-4279.