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Northern Great Lakes Visitor Center

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Open 7 Days a Week (except some holidays)
9am-5pm
715.685.9983
At the top of Wisconsin,
on the shores of Lake Superior
29270 County Highway G
Ashland, WI 54806

Event

Water: Keeping It Clean

Thursday, Apr 6, 2017 06:30 PM

Looking for ideas to slow the flow of water in yourbackyard? Eric & Brad Dryer, owners of Earth Sense Landscaping & Garden Center and Ashland Area Mulch, will share some attractive landscaping ideas to address storm water runoff with bio-filtration and permeable pavers. They will show how these techniques can be used in your backyard to create an attractive space that reduces erosion, filters water, and recharges underground aquifers. Mulching your gardens can minimize weeds and maximize your plants. Eric & Brad will share the pros and cons of mulch and how to optimize its use. This program will jump start your spring gardening season! This program is FREE and open to the public!

Sponsored by Ashland/Bayfield County Master Gardener Association, UW-Extension, Earth Sense Landscaping & Garden Center, and Ashland Area Mulch