Free pond clinic on Saturday, May 5, at Keith Farm in Durham

The Orange County Soil and Water Conservation District, in conjunction with the Durham and Wake districts, will host a free pond clinic on Saturday, May 5, at Keith Farm in Durham (2810 Shaw Road, Durham, NC 27704). The clinic is for pond owners or potential pond owners and will last from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The event will include discussion on pond maintenance, fish production, pond construction, weed identification, wildlife management and a shock boat demonstration.

A free fishing tournament for ages 5 and up will be held from 7:30 - 8:30 a.m., and a free lunch (fish fry) will be provided to attendees. To register, call (919) 560-0558 by April 27.

Pre-registration is required for the fishing tournament and the lunch.