News and Events
Lefthand Watershed Oversight Group's board meetings occur on the third Tuesday of every month from 2-5pm at our office.
NOTE: This April we will not be hosting a public meeting. We will resume meetings in May. You can find the April board packet here.
The cottonwood leaf beetle (Chrysomela scripta) is a native species going through a population spike. Spikes usually last for a growing season, and this one is lasting for two which is not a cause for alarm, i.e., it’s not a plague. Populations normally revert to...read more
Lefthand Watershed Oversight Group would like to thank Garney Construction and Left Hand Water District for helping us restore the banks of Left Hand Creek. The crew planted 1,000 trees on our 41st Street project site which will help stabilize the banks of Left Hand...read more
6/14/2018 Hi Everyone- I hope you are having a nice summer so far. After some delays, seeding and matting installation is complete at all sites. Container stock planting started yesterday at the phase I project area. Susan from Biohabitats has reported that the...read more
05/21/2018Hi All- Unfortunately the planting subcontractor was delayed again due to the rain over the past couple weeks. This week, a crew will be out to hydroseed at the Schone and Brady properties, and they will start up in full force on Tuesday, May 29th. Apologies...read more
05/11/2018 Hi Everyone- We were able to finish all grading activities last week and de mobilized the equipment and began decommissioning the staging areas. The planting phase will begin next week and preparations for seeding are underway at Rod’s property. We will be...read more
Hi Everyone- Good news, the crew completed the final aspects of grading this afternoon and is preparing to reclaim the staging area and demobilize the heavy equipment. From here, we will move onto the planting stages of the project.The past week:This past week, we...read more
04/24/2018 Hi Everyone- I hope are staying warm during this lovely spring snow shower! Here is the weekly update for the 63rd street extension project. We are in the final stretch of the grading/heavy equipment portion of the project! The past week: This past week, we...read more
04/17/2018 Hi Everyone- I hope are having a good start to the week. Here is the weekly update for the 63rd street extension project. Thank you for your continued flexibility as we adjust our schedule to work around a hazardous tree at the staging area in the golf...read more
04/10/2018 Hi Everyone- I hope you are having a great start to the week! Here is the weekly update for the 63rd street project. Note, construction activities are expected to begin tomorrow or Thursday at the Ames/Magill properties. The past week:This past week, we...read more