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The Dr. Waters Program is the educational component of the
Brodhead Creek Regional Authority


Spring has Sprung!!


Some important conservation tips to remember from Dr. Waters:

-         Don’t overspread fertilizer, this can lead to excess nutrients washing into water ways causing algae blooms.  Check out why on "Our Watershed

-         Water lawn or garden in early morning or even when the sun is not as strong.  Maybe invest in a rain barrel that can be used for watering plants.



Looking for a spring project?  Why not install a rain garden to collect runoff from roof and driveway.  For more information visit Penn State Extension about rain gardens. 



  

 This website (www.drwaters.org) has been partially funded by the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania Citizen Education Fund under a grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection.


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