The Secret Underground Water System of The Landings will be the topic of the Coastal Conservation Association (CCA) of Skidaway’s March meeting and seminar to be held on Monday, March 9, at St. Peter’s Church beginning at 7:00 pm. Sean Burgess, The Landings Association Public Works Director, will be the speaker. Sean will talk about and show The Landings’ underground water and lagoon systems of and how all of the components tie together to create the great Landings environment. He will cover the relationship between TLA and the Skidaway CCA and how the entities work together to make the lagoons a great community amenity and will highlight the cooperative efforts of the Lagoon Committee and the Public Works Department in monitoring salinity, seining, electro fishing, stocking, and the underwater structures to enhance the local fishing environment. The Landings Association Public Works Director Sean Burgess joined the team in 2004. His long tenure and experience at The Landings led to his promotion from Environmental Manager to Public Works Director in July, 2019. His primary duties include contract and project management, administration, and the strategic planning of the department to include Environmental, Construction, Building and Grounds, and Fleet. A 2002 graduate of Lakeland College (Sheboygan, Wisconsin), Sean holds a BA degree in Biology. Before joining the Association, he was a Fishery Technician and then an Aquatic Biologist, both in the state of Wisconsin. When Sean is not attending to Public Works duties, he enjoys being outdoors with his family, fishing, camping, kayaking, hiking, boating, and gardening. The CCA’s March raffle will present to a lucky winner an inshore charter package for two with Capt. Brian Woelber of One More Cast Charters. The value of this terrific package is $350. CCA is a non-profit organization with chapters on the Atlantic, Pacific, and Gulf Coasts. For more information about CCA of Skidaway contact Joe Tyson, 598-8765. For more information about CCA’s Georgia District, contact Tom Rood, 598-9753. For information about this month’s meeting and seminar, contact Dave Devore, 330-329-6457. Area residents are invited to attend the CCA of Skidaway meetings and seminars held on the second Monday of the month at St. Peter’s Church.
March 9th, 2020 7:00 PM through 8:30 PM