Urban Soil Health

stewardship-2006-2The Nat’l Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) has been holding a series of urban & community seminars of interest to urban foresters.  Their next scheduled presentation is February 20th (Noon – 1pm EST).

Soil Health in Urban and Community Areas

As noted by presenter Clare Lindahl from Iowa, soil health is not just for crop land. This webinar will look at threats to soil quality, homeowner practices for enhancing soil health, and programs in Iowa and Ohio to promote soil quality in urban areas.

Speakers will include Lindahl, Executive Director for the Conservation Districts of Iowa; Wayne Peterson, State Urban Conservationist with the Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship; and Holly Utrata-Halcomb, Administrator for the Hamilton County SWCD in Ohio.

To register, email Debra Bogar at deb-bogar@nacdnet.org WITH your name, title, district or business name and email address. Information to access the webinar will be sent by email.