Press Release For more information contact Brian Byrnes, Executive Director Chester-Ridley-Crum Watersheds Association 610-359-1440 or [email protected] Make Your Yard a Sustainable Landscape Sunday, March 8, 2015, 2:00 pm Tomezsko Building Auditorium Penn State-Brandywine Campus 25 Yearsley Mill Road, Media, PA 19063 Free and Open to the Public Make Your Yard a Sustainable Landscape – March 8, 2015 Lecture at PSUBrandywine The Chester-Ridley-Crum Watersheds Association (CRC), Penn State UniversityBrandywine, and CRC’s municipal stormwater partnership will hold a lecture on Sunday, March 8 at Penn State-Brandywine. “Sustainable Landscape Management for Landowners” will be presented by Jennifer Nichols, President of GreenWeaver Landscapes LLC, at 2:00 PM in the campus’s Tomezsko Building auditorium, 25 Yearsley Mill Road, Media PA 19063. The program is free and open to the public but advance registration is recommended due to limited seating. Jennifer Nichols has been involved in horticulture for over 20 years, including serving as President of GreenWeaver since 2008. She holds a Certificate of Merit in Ornamental Plants and a Certificate of Merit in Landscape Design from Longwood Gardens and is active in Continuing Education in ecology and landscape design. Her talk will cover how soil and plant management affects water quality and best practices for designing and maintaining your landscape. Attendees are encouraged to register online through CRC’s website at www.crcwatersheds.org or by contacting the CRC office at 610-359-1440 or [email protected] to reserve a spot. # # # Chester - Ridley - Crum Watersheds Association (CRC) is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization devoted to the protection of water resources and the natural environment of the Chester, Ridley, and Crum Creek Valleys, and the health, recreational, and quality of life benefits they afford the residents of this region. Its stewardship area encompasses 132 square miles and 40 municipalities in Chester and Delaware Counties. CRC's programs are supported by the contributions of 500 individual, municipal, business, and institutional/nonprofit members. More information on CRC is available at crcwatersheds.org.