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Guest speakers at St. Mary's School

Friday, November 4, 2011

Students in first through fourth grades at St. Mary's School in Pierce City recently had the opportunity to learn about watersheds and rivers. Nathan Witt, a resource conservationist, from Neosho, pictured above, brought a model of a watershed. He showed the students many things that can be done to protect the watersheds. Brad Farwell, from The Roaring River State Park fish hatcheries, near Cassville, brought a model of a river. In the photo below, Farwell demonstrated how erosion can wear away the riverbank. Farwell demonstrated to third and fourth grade students things that can be done to prevent the erosion.


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