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Elodea eradication begins

...plant - in two Nikiski-area lakes this week. Staff from the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge, a representative from the Homer Soil and Water Conservation District and representatives from SePRO Corporation - an herbicide producing company - descended...
Refuge Notebook: Progress on eradicating elodea from the Kenai Peninsula

...the Cook Inlet. This past winter, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Homer Soil & Water Conservation District, Alaska Department of Fish & Game, Alaska State Parks, Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association...
School board visits Homer

...subjects, taught Homer High School's natural resources class. Poindexter has served as an education specialist for the Homer Soil and Water Conservation District and is the owner-operator of Anchor Point Greenhouse. "I want to bring attention...
Report takes a look at waterways in area

...the lower Kenai peninsula. For nearly two years, the Homer Soil and Water Conservation District has intricately worked...Heimbuch, information and outreach coordinator for the Homer Soil and Water Conserva-tion District, said there were...
Farmers struggle to grow sector

...people we don't seem to have the will," said Al Poindexter, an agricultural and educational consultant with the Homer Soil and Water Conservation District. Poindexter grew up on a farm in Seward that had thousands of chickens and produced...
Around the Peninsula

...Road, in Soldotna. For more information contact Janice Chumley, UAF-CES, 262-5824 ext. 303; or Tara Schmidt, Homer Soil and Water, 235-8177 ext. 106. Blood wanted Blood Bank of Alaska is headed to Kenai and Soldotna from April 25 to...
Springtime presents opportunities to learn about invasive plants

...species prevention and control, a local greenhouse owner who promotes conscientious gardening in coastal Alaska, the Homer Soil & Water Conservation District and Kenai National Wildlife Refuge to highlight their management efforts, the Cooperative...
Refuge Notebook: Reed canary grass is marching forward on Peninsula

...working on invasive species on the Kenai, especially RCG. Blaine Spellman coordinates the invasive species work of the Homer Soil and Water Conservation district; he has an excellent PowerPoint of RCG control at:
Art Briefs

...Citizens Center in Soldotna; the Kenai Community Library, Kenai Senior Citizens Center and Kenai Fabric Center in Kenai; Homer Soil and Water in Homer and Nikiski Post Office. For more information, call Lara at (907) 567-3670. Stained glass classes...
Back to nature out." This is the third year Poindexter has taught the class as the quarter-time education specialist for the Homer Soil and Water Conservation District. It is the sixth year the district has sponsored the class. Poindexter also works half...


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