Improving Amazon Creek Water Quality: Great New Techniques

I noticed this announcement for the Long Tom Watershed Council’s next public meeting posted at the Capella market:

Next Public Meeting: “Improving Amazon Creek Water Quality: Great New Techniques”

Tuesday, March 19, 6:00 p.m.
Amazon Community Center
2700 Hilyard St., Eugene

Jason Schmidt, LTWC Amazon Creek Initiative Manager

  • Overview of LTWC’s Amazon Creek Initiative program
  • Recent stormwater project on commerical property
  • The growing partnership among LTWC, the City, funders and local businesses, and what you can do

Melisa Nicol, In Shape Athletic Club

  • How and why local business became involved in urban stormwater project

Therese Walch, City of Eugene Water Resources Manager

  • Role and goals of City of Eugene’s Stormwater Program
  • Data from latest water quality trends

Holde Fink, Native & Urban Gardens

  • How homeowners and commerical landscapers can maintain a healthy landscape

For more informaton, contact Rob at 541-338-7060 or, or read more in the March Newsletter