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Act Now! Septic Repair Cost-Share Up to $7,300

Sleepy Creek Watershed residents, don’t pass up this opportunity to address that nagging septic problem or simply get 50% off that much needed maintenance pump-out! (Watch our Video.)

You should receive a copy of this valuable coupon and limited time offer in the mail this week.

Letting a septic system fail STINKS and poisons our water.

Click on the coupon image below
to download the simple application form

Email us if you have questions or contact Suzy Campbell at the Panhandle Conservation District for more details.

Please do it today and help care for our Sleepy Creek Watershed!


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Stream monitoring results for Sleepy Creek at Creek Rd. 09-02-2016

It was perfect weather to enjoy the beauty of Sleepy Creek during our annual monitoring at this site.

Level 3 Stream Survey results for Sleepy Creek at Creek Road on 09-02-2016, 8:30am.

Participants: Fink, Iliff, Oaks, Meadows, Dean.

Conditions: Sunny and cool, no rain in the last 48 hours.

Latitude: 39-30-59  Longitude: 78-13-38

Water temp: 19.5  C. , Dissolved Oxygen: 67 mg/l,  Conductivity: 284 uS, Turbidity: 56 (tube reading)

Habitat conditions: 180 optimal (up 15 from last year)

Biological conditions: 83.6 Optimal (up 2.6 from last year)

There were 180 low tolerance benthic macroinvertebrates  represented by 10 types, 83 ‘critters’ of 7 types in the medium tolerance category, and only one in the high tolerance category.

Click on our ‘Stream Monitoring’ category (to the right) to see stream monitoring results for other Sleepy Creek Locations this year, as well as a deeper explanation of the process in a posting called, “What is stream monitoring and what do the numbers mean?”