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Earth Day and National Wetlands Month Celebration

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) will be celebrating Earth Day at their Plant Materials Center in Brooksville, Florida. The event is free and open to people of all ages.

There will be interactive demonstrations and information for adults and children about water conservation, pollinators, soil, USDA’s People’s Garden Initiative, native plants, Plant Materials Center tours, and much more.

WHAT:           Celebration of Earth Day and National Wetlands Month         

WHEN:           Friday, May 9, 2014

       10 a.m. – 2 p.m., EDT

WHERE:         Brooksville Plant Materials Center

                        USDA - NRCS
                        14119 Broad Street (U.S. Hwy 41)
                        Brooksville, FL 34601

 

Exhibit booths, conservation demonstrations and interactive activities for all ages will be supplied by NRCS and many other local, state and federal agencies.

Individuals requiring special accommodations should contact Janet Grabowski at 352-796-9600 or at janet.grabowski@fl.usda.gov.

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Additional information on NRCS, conservation assistance, and programs is available on the web at www.fl.nrcs.usda.govor at your local USDA - NRCS office.

 

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