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Household Well Testing

Virginia Cooperative Extension in the four counties of the Northern Neck will be offering household well water testing this October.  Flyers are below with specifics about the program in each county.  Pre-registration is required, with contact information on each flyer.

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Early Bloomers at Voohees Nature Preserve 3/14/2018

A group of Northern Neck VA Master Naturalists and a Nature Conservancy ranger went to Voorhees Nature Preserve, Nature Conservancy, at the Westmoreland Berry Farm in Westmoreland county, VA in mid March. We went to perform trail maintenance, inspect the preserve after the heavy wind storms this winter and look for early bloomers and ephemerals. There were a total of 5 plants that were blooming or almost blooming, 3 NN natives and 2 introduced species.

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Kyle Langford
The Northern Neck Master Naturalist Chapter starts its 11th year ...

The Northern Neck Master Naturalist Chapter starts its 11th year with a robust and active membership. In 2017 our 73 active members drove over fifty thousand miles to perform 5,445 hours of volunteer work, surpassing 2016 by 28%. They also completed 855 hours of continuing education, 48% more than 2016. In all 33 members were recertified, eight achieved initial certification and 17 completed the 2017 Basic Training Class.

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