(Horicon) Residents can enjoy an opportunity to learn more about the history and management of the Horicon Marsh at this months meeting of the Dodge County Master Gardener Association. Held at the Horicon Marsh Education center between Horicon and Mayville, the meeting which is open to the public and free to attend will feature presenter Elizabeth Hezmann. Hezmann will relate how the Horicon Marsh was formally recognized as a Wetland of International Importance by the Ramsar Convention of the United Nations. Attendees will also learn about the geologic features of the area, created by the last ice age, and how they were instrumental in providing resources for wildlife and humans alike. The July Dodge County Master Gardener Association meeting will be held on Thursday July 25th at the Horicon Marsh Education Center.
For more information about the Master Gardener Association and upcoming educational opportunities, contact the Dodge County UW Extension office at 920-386-3790, online at http://dodge.uwex.edu/master-gardener/ or via email at [email protected]