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4/29/2014 - Stream Assessment Training Sessions for Hamilton Residents in May

 

Stream Assessment Training Sessions for Hamilton Residents in May

 

Come learn how to monitor the health of streams and creeks in Hamilton Township!

Training Sessions will take place at the Mercer County Soil Conservation District office located at 508 Hughes Drive in Hamilton.

Trainings dates are available at:

Saturday, May 10, 2014

9 am — 12 pm

1 pm — 4 pm

Saturday, May 17, 2014

9 am — 12 pm

1 pm — 4 pm

****Please Note that you only need to sign up for 1 of the three hour training sessions

***Open to Hamilton Township residents ONLY

Register today, space is limited!

After a brief classroom instruction, everyone will get the chance to get into a nearby stream to determine its health.
 
Come learn how to provide useful information to the Township to improve the health of local waters for future generations!
 
Please remember to: 

  • Dress appropriately for the outdoors.
  • Bring good rubber boots, if you have them.
  • Bring your enthusiasm!

The workshops are part of the Rutgers Cooperative Extension Water Resource Program's efforts to improve and protect water resources in Hamilton Township. These efforts help the entire community become invested in the future sustainability of local water resources.  The program is sponsored collaboratively by Hamilton Township and Rutgers - New Jersey Agriculture Experiment Station.

For more information about the stream assessments, please visit: http://www.state.nj.us/dep/wms/bwqsa/vm/visual.html

Please contact Steve Yergeau at (848) 932-6745 or syergeau@envsci.rutgers.edu with any questions or to register!