From Staff Reports

The final water conservation-related seminar put on jointly by the Town of Prosper and Texas Agi-Life is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 5 at the Prosper Community Library. At the seminar residents can learn how to harvest rain for irrigation. This program covers the basics and benefits of rainwater harvesting and the effects storm water has on the environment. Participants will learn how to collect and utilize rainwater at home and have the opportunity to construct their very own 55 gallon rain barrel. The seminar will be held at the Community Library and will run from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. To register for this particular seminar, residents should visit: http://dallas.tamu.edu/courses/2013 and find the correct course.