Septic Tank Health Webinar
University of Arizona Cooperative Extension Gila County presents: Garden and Country Extension Webinar Series. A Zoom webinar (60-minutes or less) featuring a variety of horticultural and natural resource topics relevant to the environmental conditions and residential concerns of Gila County, Arizona.
Featured Topic: Septic Tank Health
Featured Speaker: Jake Garrett, PE, is the manager of the Gila County, Arizona Wastewater Program. He has been active in the onsite industry for the last 25 years, first in the private sector as a percolation tester, conventional and alternative system designer, and installation planning and execution under Bulletin 12 and then the 2001 Rules. Since joining Gila County in 2002 he has managed the environmental programs delegated to Gila County from both ADEQ and ADHS. In 2007 the wastewater program moved to the Building Department where he has worked to implement “one-stop-shop” for Gila County residents. He was an active participant in the 2005 rule revision process and has continued to participate in industry growth and education activities including various leadership roles.
Webinar Overview: Many homes in Gila County and rural areas use a septic tank. Jake discusses several importance aspects of septic tanks including legal and environmental concerns. You will learn how to care for your septic tank: if you keep your tank happy, you will be happy too!
Webinar Facilitator: Chris Jones, Extension Agent, University of Arizona Gila County Cooperative Extension
Zoom Link: https://arizona.zoom.us/j/98983636685 Please log in up to 10 minutes prior to the webinar.