Hands-On Backyard Stream Repair Workshop
Date: May 28, 2015
Time: 9:00 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Kernersville Public Services, Garage Conference Room
720 Mckaughan St, Kernersville, NC 27284
Registration: This is a free workshop and lunch will be provided. Call 336-703-2850 or go online ( goo.gl/forms/NH9yTZlKSM). Workshop is limited to first 25 participants! Sponsored by the North Carolina Forest Service, Urban Forestry Program and Kernersville Public Services
Learn how to stabilize your backyard stream, improve the natural environment, and enhance your property. Learn about causes of streambank erosion and how to use native plants to create a healthy streamside environment. Participate "hands-on" in enhancing an eroding streambank using grading, matting, and various natural plants at a local stream. Attendees will have the opportunity to watch, ask questions, and even plant trees and shrubs to stabilize and beautify a streambank. Wear your water shoes or boots!