LINCOLN – Persons interested in pond and lake management are invited to a series of free workshops this spring.
The workshops are a joint effort of the Nebraska Extension, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality and Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. The workshops are intended for landowners and others interested in learning about:
— How lakes function in southeast Nebraska
— Managing waters for fisheries
— Lake management planning
— Resolving common maintenance problems
— Developing an individualized maintenance plan for a private pond
— Project funding and regulations
Reservations are required. The schedule for the workshops, which will begin at 6 p.m., is as follows:
Norfolk – March 23, Lifelong Learning Center, 601 E. Benjamin Ave.; deadline: March 21; register: go.unl.edu/NorfolkLakes
Mead – April 18, Christenson Research and Education Building, Agricultural Research and Development Center, 1071 County Road G; deadline: April 14; register: go.unl.edu/MeadLakes
Tecumseh – April 21, Johnson County 4-H Building, 633 N. 1st St.; deadline: April 17; register: go.unl.edu/TecumsehLakes
For more information, contact Katie Pekarek at email@example.com or 402-643-2981.