Saturday, June 09, 2012 9:30AM to
Saturday, June 09, 2012 11:00AM
Explore the benefits of allowing your property to be beautiful while protecting nearby waters. Assistance in choosing proper materials to improve visual surroundings & water quality. Incentives for using native plants, shrubs and trees will be explained as a critical part of low impact development. Rain gardens and shoreline buffer strips will be addressed. Tour an example of healthy landscaping in the nature park & rain garden
Dean W. Gowen is a registered landscape architect from Buffalo, and former Director of Park Design & Restoration for the Buffalo Olmstead Park Conservancy.
Cost: $20 and the maximum class size. To register and for more information, visit www. tourchautauqua.com/chautauqua-in-june.aspx.