What Can Local Communities Do to Protect Their Water Resources?

Thursday, Aug. 28, at 6:30 p.m., a public meeting will be held at the Barnesville Library Annex, 600 North Chestnut St., Barnesville.  The purpose of this meeting is to inform area residents of strategies to protect their water resources. Presenters will include Nathan Johnson representing the Ohio Environmental Council and Dr. Julie Weatherington Rice from the consulting firm Bennett and Williams of Westerville, Ohio. A question and answer period will follow. Sponsors include the Concerned Barnesville Area Residents, a coalition of area citizens focused on regional health and safety concerns, and Captina Conservancy, the local land trust formed to protect the Captina creek watershed. Both groups arenon-partisan and seek to collaborate with all parties in their efforts.  

Group Info: Concerned Barnesville Area Residents (CBAR) and the Captina Conservancy

Group webpage(s): https://www.facebook.com/pages/Concerned-Barnesville-Area-Residents/6375020 and http://www.captina.org/

 Contact:  [email protected]

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