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River Talks: Stormwater Retrofits in Nolensville
October 25, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Steve Casey will present an update on the “Protecting Mill Creek Headwaters” project that is being done in partnership with the Cumberland River Compact. The project is designed to help address development and extreme weather, improve the water quality of Mill Creek, and educate on more resilient approaches to stormwater management. The CRC project provides educational outdoor classroom activities with integration into the science curriculum at the recently constructed Nolensville High School. Students will also assist with ongoing monitoring and maintenance. This project incorporates regenerative stormwater conveyance (RSC) that will increase stormwater infiltration and improve the water quality of Mill Creek, home to the endangered Nashville Crayfish.
All River Talks are free and open to the public. You may reserve an optional lunch for $10 or bring your own.
Where: The Cumberland River Compact, located on the 3rd floor of the Bridge Building, 2 Victory Ave, Nashville, TN 37213.
Parking: Free parking is available in Lot R South of the Nissan Stadium parking lot. Permitted parking is available in Lot R NW. Map and passes are below.
Schedule: Doors open and lunch will be available at 11:30 am, the presentation will run from 12:00-12:50.
For questions please email Catherine.Price@cumberlandrivercompact.org or call us at 615-837-1151
For more information about River Talks, please visit our website.
Photo: Gwen Griffith
River Talks are presented by Nissan.
The Cumberland River Compact is one of the conservation groups part of the Nashville Watershed Consortium and the Rivive! campaign! Join the efforts of NWC as we work together to inspire our local communities to act on ensuring clean water and healthy streams for current and future generations of Nashvillians.