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TRAIL CREEK Riparian Conservation Field Day – In Action

Fifteen conservation-minded farmers, non-farming landowners and policy makers toured Tony Ekovich’s farm on a beautiful evening in early June to see three of his conservation practices up close and in action.  Participants learned of the great benefits Tony has seen … Continue reading

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TRAIL CREEK Field Day makes front page of Michigan City News Dispatch

Our Field Day at Tony Ekovich’s farm, LaPorte SWCD Supervisor, was nicely covered by the Michigan City News Dispatch.   Check out the article at this link: http://thenewsdispatch.com/articles/2011/06/05/news/local/doc4de9b5ceecd15831731482.txt

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Interest and issues within the Galena watershed – meet The Browns and their pooch, Toots.

Trying to take a picture of a darting salmon is like trying to catch a fly bare-handed, but within this pebble-filled section of stream are a few of the Galena River’s spawning salmon.  If you look close enough, you’ll see … Continue reading

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Announcing Conservation Technical Assistance for LaPorte County

Conservation cost-share programs and technical assistance are now available for private landowners in northern LaPorte County.  For public landowners, technical, on-site assistance is available for any conservation and land sustainability question or issue you might have. If you are a … Continue reading

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