Boone County Arboretum is currently accepting applications for their 2015 internship program. The internship program is available to college students studying horticulture, landscape architecture, or very closely related fields.
With cold weather in full swing, most wildlife have made themselves scarce, waiting for warmer days to make their reappearance. One type of creature you can probably still catch sight of, however, is a bird!
Reforest Northern Kentucky an annual, all-volunteer project organized by Northern Kentucky Urban and Community Forestry Council to restore native Kentucky woodlands, is scheduled for Saturday, March 28th from 9:30am-12:30pm at Devou Park.
It’s going to take a whole lot of firewood to keep the cast iron kettles boiling when Kenton County Parks & Recreation’s Sugar Camp gets going in a few weeks! A prep work day has been scheduled for Saturday, January 31st from 10:00 am until 3:00 pm to gather, haul, split, and stack firewood in preparation for Sugar Camp.
Are you or someone you know interested in water quality? EPA and other federal agencies have launched the Nutrient Sensor Challenge, a competition open to anyone to develop affordable, accurate sensors to measure nutrients in aquatic environments.
Across the country this winter season, families are gathering around fires in woodstoves or fireplaces. But how you build that fire – and what you burn – can have a significant impact on air quality and health, both inside your home and out.