The Town of Vail will sponsor the next in its free lunch and learn gatherings at noon Tuesday, Dec. 20, located in the Grand View on the third level of the Lionshead Welcome Center. Attendees will enjoy lunch from Yellowbelly while listening to a presentation from Assistant Professor Kato Dee of Colorado Mountain College-Leadville. Dee will talk about work he has done with CMC students studying and addressing acid mine drainage in Lake County.
Experts from the Town of Vail, Eagle River Water and Sanitation District, Eagle River Watershed Council and Walking Mountains Science Center will be on hand to answer questions and discuss the threats facing Gore Creek. Native seed mixes and reusable grocery bags will be available to participants as well.
The town environmental sustainability team is organizing the event. For details about this and other upcoming activities, contact Pete Wadden, watershed education coordinator at 970-479-2144.