Please RSVP to Chris Postel so we’ll know how many to expect.
Many thanks to the University of Arizona Extension Office for producing the webinar for the Santa Cruz NRCD, and a hat tip to Stephen Williams for passing along this handy followup information and link to the recorded webinar.
Thank you for attending 2020 Climate and Drought Outlook for Beef Producers Webinar. We hope you enjoyed our event.
A recording of the webinar and a pdf of the PowerPoint presentation are available at https://extension.arizona.edu/webinars-arizona-beef-producers
Please submit your questions or comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here are links to the resources mentioned in the webinar:
– 2 page PDF with lots of links to drought resources https://cals.arizona.edu/climate/misc/DroughtTools.pdf
– Rainfall Index tracker – https://cals.arizona.edu/climate/misc/RI/RainfallIndexMaps.html
– Monsoon precipitation mapping – https://cals.arizona.edu/climate/misc/SWMonsoonMaps/current/swus_monsoon.html
– Monsoon station tracker – https://cals.arizona.edu/climate/misc/monsoon/monsoon_summaries.html
– Precipitation Logbook Generator – https://uaclimateextension.shinyapps.io/precipChart/
– Evaporative Demand Drought Index (EDDI, someone asked about drought indices with wind…) https://psl.noaa.gov/eddi/
– Couple of bulletins…
Also, don’t forget that your feedback is valuable to us, please take a few minutes to fill out the evaluation form, which you can find here:
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Pond Sealing Educational Workshop
November 17, 2017
Pima Natural Resource Conservation District
Pima Center for Conservation Education, Inc.
Seepage Control, Inc.
Altar Valley Conservation Alliance
Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation Department
Pima County Flood Control
Arizona Land and Water Trust
Location: Pima County Natural Resources Parks and Recreation Bldg.
3500 West River Road, Tucson, Arizona
Please RSVP to (520) 971-2962 (leave a message if no answer)
-or- email PNRCDchair@gmail.com
8:30 AM Sign-in and coffee
9:00 AM Cindy Coping, Chair, Pima NRCD, “ Welcome and Introductions”
9:05 Lou Catallini, NRCS Supervisory Area Engineer, “Proper pond design and sealing materials for NRCS projects”
9:20-9:30 Kristen Egen, NRCS District Conservationist ,“NRCS Payment Rates”
9:35-11:00 Seepage Control presentations, Q&A
Betty Bailey, Seepage Control, Inc., Introductory presentation
Ron Ciardella, Seepage Control, Inc. VP of Field Operations,“Sealing Reid Park ponds”
10 Minute break
11:00-Noon Colby Friar, Pima County Flood Control, “Liners Used at Agua Caliente Park”
12:00-1:00 pm Sack lunch provided (sandwiches, chips, cookies, soft drinks)
Move over to El Rio Preserve (10190 N Coachline Boulevard, Marana, AZ—approx. 15-minute drive)
1 pm- Site visit-El Rio Preserve (10190 N Coachline Boulevard, Marana, AZ)
1:00-1:30 PM Janine Spencer, Town of Marana “Overview of El Rio Project and Riparian Restoration Plan”
1:30-2:30 Ron Ciardella, Seepage Control, Inc., Site Treatment, questions
Range Beef Cattle Workshop November 2, 2017
The University of Arizona Cooperative Extension, the Marley Endowment for Sustainable Rangeland Stewardship, and the Pima Natural Resource Conservation District present:
“Genomics, Herd Health, and Range Cow Efficiency”
Date: November 2, 2017, 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Location: Santa Rita Ranch, 8200 E Box Canyon Road, Green Valley, AZ