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Elkhorn Creek: Preserving a Kentucky Landscape

May 14 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Celebrate Frankfort Heritage Week with PSPL! Join us for an afternoon of presentations on the history and conservation of Elkhorn Creek in Franklin County.


Sessions include:

Enda Lechauhánne: Legend of the Forks of Elkhorn, by Nettie Henry Glenn (1961) – excerpt read by John Carlton, local historian, preservationist, and organizer of Frankfort Heritage Week

The History of a Kentucky Landscape – presented by Dr. Richard Taylor, author of Elkhorn: Evolution of a Kentucky Landscape (2018)

Stream Conservation and the Elkhorn Creek – presented by Samantha Vogeler, supervisor of the Water Quality Certification Section with the Kentucky Division of Water of the Kentucky Department of Environmental Protection

Conservation as a Tool for Our Past, Present, and Future – presented by Jessie Wilder Hancock, Executive Director of Bluegrass Land Conservancy


A 10-15 minute intermission will take place between the second and third presentations. There will be no Q&A session during this event.

Please register for this in-person event. For more information, contact Diane Dehoney at diane@pspl.org.

Register: https://bit.ly/psplElkhornCreek


May 14
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
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River Room
319 Wapping St.
Frankfort, KY 40601 United States
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