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Composting For You!

Sunday, May 22, 2016 - 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Goodwin Forest Conservation Education Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Every compost pile is a complex ecosystem of organisms that adapt to take advantage of changing temperatures, moisture, oxygen and pH levels. Come learn about the composting creatures that are used, where they come from, and how to get them. Explore effective ways of using these little invertebrates to compost your organic materials and what comes along with taking on this task. Please join Connecticut Conservation Ambassador Michael Grady in discovering why there is no “best” composter.

Inclement Weather: 
Rain or Shine
Registration Fee: 
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP recommended
For Questions, Contact: 
Beth Rhines
(860) 455-9534

This free event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.