November 17 Pond Sealing Educational Workshop

Click here to view flyer for Pond sealing workshop Announcement

Location: Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation Bldg.

3500 West River Road, Tucson, Arizona

Please RSVP to (520) 971-2962 (leave a message if no answer)

-or- email PNRCDchair@gmail.com

Agenda

8:30 AM Sign-in and coffee

9:00 AM Cindy Coping, Chair, Pima NRCD, “ Welcome and Introductions”

9:05 Lou Catallini, NRCS Supervisory Area Engineer, “Proper pond design and sealing materials for NRCS projects”

9:20-9:30 Kristen Egen, NRCS District Conservationist ,“NRCS Payment Rates”

9:35-11:00 Seepage Control presentations, Q&A

Betty Bailey, Seepage Control, Inc. Vice President, Introductory presentation

Ron Ciardella, Seepage Control, Inc. VP of Field Operations,“Sealing Reid Park ponds”

10 Minute break

11:00-Noon Colby Friar, Pima County Flood Control, “Liners Used at Agua Caliente Park”

12:00-1:00 pm Sack lunch provided (sandwiches, chips, cookies, soft drinks)

Move over to El Rio Preserve (10190 N Coachline Boulevard, Marana, AZ—approx. 15-minute drive)

1 pm- Site visit-El Rio Preserve (10190 N Coachline Boulevard, Marana, AZ)

1:00-1:30 PM Janine Spencer, Town of Marana “Overview of El Rio Project and Riparian Restoration Plan”

1:30-2:30 Ron Ciardella, Seepage Control, Inc., Site Treatment, questions