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Springs Tour (Eliza, Barton, & Upper)

City of Austin - Watershed Protection Department

Monday, August 6, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM (CDT)

Springs Tour (Eliza, Barton, & Upper)

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Join WPD environmental scientists, Liza Colucci and Todd Jackson, for a tour of three springs to learn about our endangered Barton Springs salamander, plans to enhance the habitat, vegetation zones of Barton Springs Pool, and macroinvertebrates.

 

The Barton Springs portion of the tour will be in the water. Wear your swim suit under your clothes so we can transition immediately from Eliza Springs to Barton Springs.

 

Schedule:

10:00a.m.-10:45 a.m. - Eliza Springs

10:45 a.m. -11:30 a.m. - Barton Springs

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. - Upper Barton Springs.

 

Wear: comfortable shoes, hat, sunscreen, swim suit under your clothes

 

Bring: cash to pay for parking and Barton Springs entry, water bottle, towel, goggles, and your questions

 

**NOTE: The Barton Springs portion of the tour will be in the water. Attendees should be confident swimmers. Swim suit and goggles are required and fins may be useful.

  

Date:  Monday, August 6, 2012

Time:  10am-12:30pm

Location:  Barton Springs Pool (2201 Barton Springs Road ) * MEET at Philosopher's Rock in front of pool

More salamander info:  http://austintexas.gov/department/salamanders

Have questions about Springs Tour (Eliza, Barton, & Upper)? Contact City of Austin - Watershed Protection Department

When & Where


Barton Springs Pool
2201 Barton Springs Road


Monday, August 6, 2012 from 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM (CDT)


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City of Austin - Watershed Protection Department

Watershed Protection protects lives, property and the environment of our community by reducing the impact of flood, erosion and water pollution. www.austintexas.gov/watershed

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