On Saturday, October 4th from 8am until noon the Eastern Panhandle Conservation District will be co-sponsoring a Chainsaw Safety and Forest Health Workshop, along with the help of the Chesapeake Bay Program. This workshop will cover general chainsaw safety and maintenance. Instructor Rex Arnett will then inform the group and demonstrate the proper technique to fell a tree. This will lead into discussion More
SWCA Members, We are pleased to join the WV Conservation Agency and the Eastern Panhandle Conservation District in presenting an Agricultural Field Day on Saturday, September 13, 2014. The event will be held here in Morgan County at the Michael’s Farm, 4069 Luther Michael Rd (Corner of Luther Michael and Winchester Grade Roads) from 3 to 7:30 PM. There is a nominal registration fee of More
Hundreds of visitors to the Morgan County Fair became more informed about their environment thanks to the Sleepy Creek and Warm Springs Watershed Associations. Here Chuck Marsh demonstrates the effects of storm water runoff to a group of visitors from Williamsburg. Many people expressed interest in making their own rain gardens and took free copies of our how-to brochure. Thanks to great More
Download Rain Gardens_WVDEP for step-by-step instructions on installing your rain garden today. A rain garden is one of the best ways you can help reduce polluted runoff from getting into Sleepy Creek. Let us know how it goes! Post a comment below about your rain garden experiences!